Releases

Releases show the historic changes and previous change history and results of your service.

View Releases

  1. Login to KintoHub
  2. Choose your environment you are interested in deploying into at the top left.
  3. Create any service or select a previous service you have made.
  4. Click on the Releases tab near the top left.

Release Information

Release history will show you all of the previous releases ever made in your app.

  • Status - Shows what is the current result of the release
    • Failed - An build or deployment issue occurred and must be debugged by viewing the logs.
    • Aborted - A manual abort request was made while the deploy action was running
    • Deployed - Was once successfully deployed, but is no longer live.
    • Live Version - The current live version that is running and serving traffic.
  • Time - The time that the release completed
  • Branch - The branch of code that was deployed on the repository

Release-Information

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  • We are exploring how to tag releases so you can keep them forever. If interested, please vote for the feature.

Edit a previous release

When you wish to edit and deploy a failed or previous release you can do the following:

  1. Click on the ... in the row of the release you wish to edit.
  2. Click on the Edit Release option

Edit Release

View logs of a release

When you click on the Deploy button you will be able to watch the real time logs of a release. Once the release is completed, we store the logs for future analysis.

You can do the following to view historic deploy logs:

  1. Click on the ... in the row of the release you wish to edit.
  2. Click on the View Logs option

View-Logs

Tag a Release

You can tag a release when your code is frozen or once there are no further changes to push. Kintohub provides you with an option to tag your releases deployed in it.

Follow the below steps to tag your Release:

  1. Click on the ... in the row of the release you wish to edit
  2. Click on the Create Tag option

Create Tag

  1. Enter the tag version in the format displayed in the prompt
  2. Click on the Tag Release button

Confirm Tag

Promote a Release

KintoHub provides you an option to Promote your Releases across different environments.

You can do the following to Promote a release:

  1. Click on the ... in the row of the Tagged release you wish to promote.
  2. Click on the Promote Tag to Env option.

Promote Env

  1. In the displayed prompt, select the environment you wish to promote the release to.
  2. Click on the Promote Release button.

Confirm Promote

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  • You cannot promote a release which is not tagged.
  • The Promote Tag to Env option is disabled for untagged releases.

Abort a Release

If you know something is wrong and you want to cancel it immediately, you have an option to Abort.

  1. Click on the ... in the row of the release that has the status Deploying or Queued
  2. Click on the Abort option
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You cannot abort a release that has been completed. It must be deploying.

Abort

  1. Click on the red Abort button in the confirmation popup

    Abort

Resume a Release

If you want to Resume your suspended services follow the instructions below.

  1. Click on the ... in the row of the release that has the status Suspended
  2. Click on the Resume option

Resume from Release