# Verify the signature
gpg --verify nifi-1.4.0-source-release.zip.asc
# Verify the hashes (md5, sha1, sha256) match the source and what was
provided in the vote email thread
# Unzip nifi-1.4.0-source-release.zip
# Verify the build works including release audit tool (RAT) checks
mvn clean install -Pcontrib-check
# Verify the contents contain a good README, NOTICE, and LICENSE.
# Verify the git commit ID is correct
# Verify the RC was branched off the correct git commit ID
# Look at the resulting convenience binary as found in nifi-assembly/target
# Make sure the README, NOTICE, and LICENSE are present and correct
# Run the resulting convenience binary and make sure it works as expected
# Send a response to the vote thread indicating a +1, 0, -1 based on your
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