How to deploy a tagged version instead of trunk?

What is the best approach for deploying a tagged release to production
instead of the trunk? This happens, for example, when you want to
apply a small patch to production, but can’t deploy the entire trunk.

I took a look at this:

, but I am wondering if there are other options.


I wrote a blog post last month about this. Same idea, slightly
different approach:


Great, thanks… I like this approach better.