[Mesa-dev] [PATCH 5/5] docs: update making a new mesa release info

Andreas Boll andreas.boll.dev at gmail.com
Wed Jan 30 13:39:33 PST 2013

 docs/devinfo.html |   12 ++++++++----
 1 file changed, 8 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)

diff --git a/docs/devinfo.html b/docs/devinfo.html
index 15a885f..d64171a 100644
--- a/docs/devinfo.html
+++ b/docs/devinfo.html
@@ -217,7 +217,7 @@ Update <a href="index.html">docs/index.html</a>.
 Tag the files with the release name (in the form <b>mesa-x.y</b>)
-with: <code>git tag -a mesa-x.y</code>
+with: <code>git tag -s mesa-x.y -m "Mesa x.y Release"</code>
 Then: <code>git push origin mesa-x.y</code>
@@ -226,6 +226,7 @@ Then: <code>git push origin mesa-x.y</code>
 Make the distribution files.  From inside the Mesa directory:
+	./autogen.sh
 	make tarballs
@@ -242,15 +243,18 @@ compile everything, and run some demos to be sure everything works.
 <h3>Update the website and announce the release</h3>
-Follow the directions on SourceForge for creating a new "release" and
-uploading the tarballs.
+Make a new directory for the release on annarchy.freedesktop.org with:
+mkdir /srv/ftp.freedesktop.org/pub/mesa/x.y
 Basically, to upload the tarball files with:
-rsync -avP ssh Mesa*-X.Y.* USERNAME at frs.sourceforge.net:uploads/
+rsync -avP -e ssh MesaLib-x.y.* USERNAME at annarchy.freedesktop.org:/srv/ftp.freedesktop.org/pub/mesa/x.y/

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