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Release Procedure

A release is a bundle with a consistent set of software packages required to use the GENESIS simulator. Internal releases are built on a daily basis, public release are built on a monthly to yearly basis.

A public release has the guarantee that it passes all the regression tests. Internal releases are tested to, but can show minor problems.

The following pre-release procedure would be desirable:

Every release is identified with a tag. The tag (see below for a definition) allows to reconstruct the release source code from the repositories using the developer package. This helps in solving problems reported by users.