Code Ocean allows authors to publish new versions of existing capsules. All versions will be cross-linked to one another, and users will be alerted if they visit an out-of-date version.

When looking at a capsule with multiple published versions, you'll see them listed in the capsule's timeline:

To start a new version,A note on best practices: please either update your readme, or include a file like errata.txt, to note what's changed between versions.

To update your published capsule:

Click either 'Re-run' or 'Edit capsule to begin editing a new version. 

When you publish this capsule, it will automatically be added to your capsule's timeline.

A note on best practices: please either update your readme, or include a file like errata.txt, to note what's changed between versions.

Metadata-only changes

For metadata-only changes that do not affect reproducibility, simply update your capsule as above, and contact us at support@codeocean.com or use the live chat to let us know. We will apply changes to the existing published version.

 

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