Code Versioning - Release

1 - About

A release is making code available publicly under a version.

A release is generally the output of a successful build of a tag that take generally the form of an archive

Under this format, the code can be used as:

  • library
  • or application

A release implies:

The log of the version control system can be used to generate release notes.

3 - Type

3.1 - Stable

Stable release are periodic release of code that will not change continuously.

3.2 - Development

While stable releases might be get a version with dotted numbers, development versions of a project often need to be tracked by:

  • revision
  • build number
  • or even build date.

4 - Documentation / Reference

code/version/release.txt ยท Last modified: 2018/11/24 12:05 by gerardnico