Make a release#

To make a new release, please follow this checklist:

  • Choose a new PEP440 compliant release number (see

  • Go to the GitHub release page

  • Choose Draft New Release

  • Click Choose Tag and supply the new tag you chose (click create new tag)

  • Click Generate release notes, review and edit these notes

  • Choose a title and click Publish Release

Note that tagging and pushing to the main branch has the same effect except that you will not get the option to edit the release notes.