Commit 54aa48fe authored by Eli Zaretskii's avatar Eli Zaretskii
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Add a note about bumping the value of

customize-changed-options-previous-release.
parent 1639ee1d
2009-07-11 Eli Zaretskii <eliz@gnu.org>
* make-tarball.txt: Add a note about bumping the value of
customize-changed-options-previous-release.
2009-06-24 Kenichi Handa <handa@m17n.org>
* charsets/mapconv: For the UNICODE format files, do reverse sort
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......@@ -22,21 +22,26 @@ For each step, check for possible errors.
For a pretest, start at version .90. After .99, use .990 (so that
it sorts).
5. rm configure; autoconf
If needed, increment the value of the variable
`customize-changed-options-previous-release' in cus-edit.el to
refer to a newer release of Emacs. (This is probably needed only
when preparing a major Emacs release, or branching for it.)
5. rm configure; autoconf
Patch configure: See
http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/emacs-devel/2009-02/msg00851.html
make bootstrap
make bootstrap
6. Commit configure, README, doc/emacs/emacs.texi,
doc/lispref/elisp.texi, etc/AUTHORS, lisp/version.el,
nt/emacs.rc. Copy lisp/loaddefs.el to
doc/lispref/elisp.texi, etc/AUTHORS, lisp/version.el, nt/emacs.rc,
and lisp/cus-edit.el (if modified). Copy lisp/loaddefs.el to
lisp/ldefs-boot.el and commit lisp/ldefs-boot.el. For a release,
also commit the ChangeLog files in all directories.
7. make-dist --snapshot. Check the contents of the new tar with
admin/diff-tar-files against an older tar file. Some old pretest
admin/diff-tar-files against an older tar file. Some old pretest
tarballs are kept under fencepost.gnu.org:~pot/emacs-pretest/, while
old emacs tarballs are at <ftp://ftp.gnu.org/pub/gnu/emacs/>.
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