☐ Write changes

In source/changelog. Write an overview of the important changes: features added, deprecated and removed.

The format of the first line is:

2.8 Grégoire Détrez <> March 2042
├┄┘ └┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┬┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┘ ├┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┘
┕ version number ┕ Releaser name and email ┕ Date
☐ Bumb version
The version increment should be based on the changes listed in the changelog, according to semantic versioning.
☐ Run the tests 🅰
Run all the tests suites (or let the CI server do it).
☐ Build binaries 🅰
Build binaries for mac, windows and linux (or use the ones build by the CI server).
☐ Create a new release on github

A github release includes:

  • the commit hash of the code revision
  • the version number
  • the list of changes from the changelog
  • the source package
  • the binary packages
☐ Upload the source package on hackage
☐ Activate readthedocs for the new version
This is done at