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Eric Davis, 2009-02-04 17:28


Release Management

This page will outline how releases will be handled

Major Release (x.0.0)

Redmine currently doesn't do Major releases (pre-1.0.0).

Minor Release (0.x.0)

Minor releases can break backwards compatibility.

Changes allowed

  • New features
  • Bug fixes
  • Security fixes
  • Database migrations

Changes not allowed

None at this moment.

Point Release (0.0.x)

Point releases shouldn't break backwards compatibility.

Changes allowed

  • Simple new features
  • Bug fixes
  • Security fixes

Changes not allowed

  • New features with a lot of changes
  • Database migrations

References

http://www.redmine.org/issues/show/1901#note-14