DO NOT create new tags
Rename GA tags to appropriate CONNECT 5.3 release tags
Upload all 5.3 binaries to appropriate location for community download (5.3 wiki)
Finalize CONNECT 5.3 branch - released code that should never be updated
Perform all activities necessary as though preparing for the next CONNECT release cycle
Make sure branch is created and build passes on it locally.
Create new branch for placeholder to fix any upcoming bug to 5.3.0 release ( https://github.com/CONNECT-Solution/CONNECT/tree/5.3.0_integration)
Upload binaries into wiki page (https://connectopensource.atlassian.net/wiki/pages/viewpageattachments.action?pageId=117610137&metadataLink=true)
Will hold off “Perform all activities necessary as though preparing for the next CONNECT release cycle” until close.
Update CONNECT_integration to 5.4.0-SNAPSHOT (https://github.com/CONNECT-Solution/CONNECT/pull/1933)
Local build on CONNECT_integration is successful
Verified that 5.4.0-snapshot is the new version in pom for common-types, webservcies and CONNECT.
5.3 Binaries are uploaded on wiki page.