23 MARCH 2018
These steps mimic the GIT flow process using manual steps, based on this breakdown of Gitflow Commands and summary.
Ensure that all work in the Develop branch is fully tested and ready for Live.
Make sure your local repo is up to date and view the current tags
git fetch git tag
Create a Release branch from Develop
git checkout develop git pull origin develop git checkout -b release/1.2.3
Merge release branch into master and tag and push to live
git checkout master git pull origin master git merge --no-ff release/1.2.3 git tag 1.2.3 git push --tags origin master
Move back to develop branch and remove release branch
git checkout develop git branch -d release/1.2.3