Deliver a X-Moto version MEMO

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To make a new release, do the following in same order:

Modify src/XMBuild_info.h :

  • remove the BUILD_EXTRAINFO,
  • check the version

Modify :

  • AM_INIT_AUTOMAKE(xmoto,x.y.z)

Modify the README

  • check the version, the date, authors

Modify the ChangeLog

  • date,
  • get Changelog data from svn:<br>svn log -r $revision_of_last_release:HEAD

Update bin/default/*.xml:

  • get highscores.xml and levels.xml from website, and put them into the svn (it will set infos like children / quality / difficulty at startup for new install)<br><br><br>

Build packages and put them on the ftp

  • be sure you've the svn trunk up to date, and no modification:<br>svn -q status
  • Linux build:<br>make dist-gzip => it will build the tar.gz for sources or xmoto in your trunk
  • Windows build:<br>set build destination to mingw32:<br>sh<br>sh<br>
  • rename the files as desired and create a directory on the server so that it appears here:<br><br>with other versions

Create the svn tag


  • update<br>add a new version, set past version

Update ChangeLog on the website

  • copy Changelog from trunk to website-repo

Send News mailing list a mail

  • use past mails to get the adresses

Update News page on the website

  • access server using ftp, xmoto-website/htdocs/pages/news.php (or something like that)

Add the new version in the 'versions' website database's table

  • (used by inksmoto)
  • use phpMyAdmin, access database, search the required field