Create a release

How to create a new release on github with gitflow-maven-plugin

Prepare the release.

Create the release with Maven.

You must be using ssh and not https, to switch to ssh, type :

git remote set-url origin

Start the release with :

mvn gitflow:release-start

After choosing the release number, finish the release, push branches and tags, with this command :

mvn gitflow:release-finish

The following documentation pages should also be updated with the new release number :

Update Github.

Close the corresponding milestone in Github.