It is important to understand how Replicated gives you the tools to control your releases. We understand that you need the flexibility to run certain releases at certain times because certain releases will contain pertinent data, like database migrations.
Replicated gives you the ability to mark releases as
required when promoting them.
To mark a release as
required, navigate over to the
Releases section of Vendor Web. Assuming the release in question has already been created, you should find it there:
Click on the
Promote button to bring up the release’s configuration box:
Here, you can select to
Allow this release to be skipped during upgrades or
Require users to install this release:
Replicated will run your release per its
This also works in the case where you promote a release to a channel but later realize there is a issue, i.e., a live release has been marked as
required and now should be skipped.