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Questions tagged [azure-devops]

Azure DevOps provides unlimited private Git hosting, cloud build for continuous integration, agile planning (issues, Kanban, Scrum, dashboards) along with release management for continuous delivery to the cloud and on-premises. Azure DevOps has a powerful set of collaboration tools to support your DevOps team on every platform with IDE support in Eclipse, IntelliJ, XCode and Visual Studio.

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How to report Code Coverage metrics across git repositories?

We are using private git repositories in Azure DevOps and I have a requirement to create code coverage report across git repositories. Our build CI/CD pipelines are using both TeamCity & Azure ...
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How to setup artifact filters to differentiate for deployment

We would like to deploy only the artefacts that are built from our dev branch to the dev environment. and master branch to be deployed to staging(stage) and production(PRD) environments As a tool, ...
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Reflect GitLab repo changes in VSTS code

I have a repository in GitLab that is used by our development team. On the other hand, there is a VSTS setup (at xyz.visualstudio.com) that we use to manage our scrum board. As of today, we have to ...
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How to prevent group from deploy to environment but allow same to redeploy?

In our pipeline, the dev team will do multiple releases to their own test environment, when they are satisfied, they will queue a release for test. This signifies to our QA team that the devs are ...
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What package managers are supported on Microsoft hosted agents with CMake enabled?

Here, I can read that it is possible to setup a CMake build on a Microsoft hosted vsts agent. What C++ package managers (e.g. Conan) are supported for these agents? It would be great if at least one ...
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What happens when a PAT expires

In azure devops when you create a PAT you can set it's lifetime up to a year. What happens when it expires? Does it auto renew? Do I need to crate a new one and for every service that uses it, I ...
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Creating a task for a backlog item automated in the release pipeline of VSTS

I'm looking for a possibility to create a task and attach it to a backlog-item from the release pipeline in Microsofts TFS/VSTS. So far I couldn't find anything that would make this possible. Has ...
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Continuous integration azure slow or fails

Two weeks ago the deployment time for my Azure Bots started to be totally atypical Before it was running between 2-4 minutes max. but since then it takes more than 30mins or most of the times ...
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Container to Obfuscate

I have a few CI environment in VSTS. One for dev, QA, staging, and production. my builds are created in the cloud by VSTS build agents. these builds are not obfuscated by design and need to be ...
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How to generate Code Churn in VSTS?

In this article I noticed that is it possible to generate code churn reports for TFS: I would like to generate the similar report using Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS). Is that possible and, if so,...
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Azure DevOps Pipeline Conditional Flow with Manual Intervention

I am wondering if Azure DevOps has the ability to do conditional flow as part of a release definition. My use case: I have a PowerShell script that deploys a SQL Server DACPAC to create or update a ...
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Initialize database with data

I'm setting up Build Automation for a MS-SQL project. One of the requirements is to initialize the database with data. I have them as SQL scripts. I'm trying to figure out what the best way to ...
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Git repo setup for multiple dot net project

I have a dot net solution containing a WPF application, MS-SQL database, and 2 dlls. Each is their own product in the sense that each can be shipped independently (dlls go to nuget to be consumed by ...
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How should we organize VSTS repositories?

We are a small company with the following systems: External Web Site for pre-customers (already created in ASP.NET Framework), External Mobile Application for customers (in progress in Flutter), ...
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Gitflow with pull request or pull request

My team is currently using gitflow workflow into develop branch. Here is an overview for what we are doing. We are a sql server data warehouse team using Azure repos and Azure devops to build and ...
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How trigger a build by a commit in a branch prefix?

On the Azure DevOps, in we git we have a schema of branches where we create a branch per sprint, for sample: sprint01 sprint02 sprint03 ... We keep the 3 last sprint branches, and in this case when ...
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How to I get a TFS CI Build to Bastion Host?

My company is implementing Azure for the first time. We have applications doing Devops stuff( CI/CD) on-prem. Now, we are going to deploy to Azure from on-Prem. But we are connecting to Azure through ...
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Azure Devops: Filter Test Projects in Nuget Build Pipeline

I'm working on a nuget build pipeline. My problem is that my integration test project is being packaged and deployed to the azure artifacts, while my unit test projects are not. The integration test ...
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Can anyone explain what is happening in an Azure Devops build and release in more detail?

I'm finding the Azure devops documentation pretty poor - or maybe I'm just not familiar enough with it for it to make any kind of sense to me. Having said that, I've managed to create a build pipeline ...
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Azure DevOps/Pipelines seed job equivalent?

I'm looking at moving to Azure and using Azure Pipelines (I've used Jenkins before now) - I plan to deploy to Azure Kubernetes Service and store my Docker images in an Azure Container Registry. Using ...
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Is there any latest technology which will replace Docker, Kubernetes in future? [closed]

What's the future of engineers starting career in tools like Docker, Kubernetes?
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Add a rule to a work item type with formula in Azure DevOps boards

In Azure DevOps I'm adding some fields on a task and now I'll do some calculations with them. For example if I enter in field A 10 and in the field B 50, field C must be equal to 15, calculated using ...
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VSTS deployment variable

So I'm automating a process we currently have where we deploy a database and then have an exe that 'activates' the database. The default values are different for each product and is determined by a ...
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Problem Restore EF Core 2.1.1 in VSTS, Hosted VS2017

I have a project with Asp.Net Core 2.1.1, so I have to force the runtime to 2.1.1, when I added the EF Core 2.1.1 packages (SqlServer, Design and Tools). Locally the project performs well, however in ...
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Linking VSTS build with jenkins artifacts

So I have a local jenkins server building artifacts. I trigger this build through VSTS. When browsing through the logs when uploading the artifacts to VSTS from the local jenkins server I found this:...
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Web deploy package for asp.net website

I have created two websites in single solution. I have created a VSTS build definition with following MSBuild arguments: /p:DeployOnBuild=true /p:WebPublishMethod=Package /p:PackageAsSingleFile=true /...
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How to keep original and new repositories in sync during a migration? (including the commit history)

We have a git repository that is currently hosted on Azure Devops and have to migrate it to our in house TFS 2017 git (the move is due to a business decision). But during this setup we need to run ...
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Where would DevOps Engineers mostly look for their next opportunity and what would it be? [closed]

Where do DevOp Engineers find their next opportunity? Users Groups, Associations, Job Boards? What do DevOps look for in their next role?
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How to integrate firebase functions into devops pipeline

I have a project which has firebase functions From my local I can run firebase deploy --only functions and it will build and deploy firebase functions to firebase. Now I want to enable CICD via ...
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CI/CD pipelines Azure devops automatic merge after deploy release

I have a classic env. setup like following: I have 2 branches : Develop and Master. Is there any way in azure devops to setup the following rule: When a deploy is succeeded on dev environment (...
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TFS Service hook should not fire when work item is updated via REST API

I wrote a service hook on work item update but I don't want to fire the service hook when work item is updated from REST API, becz its the same data that other system had and it post to ADO and now ...
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Organizing the build steps on AzureDevOps

I am new on DevOps world and I am making my first build/release pipeline for a .net web application using Azure DevOps. On the picture bellow, I just add some build steps and create some tasks groups ...
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Microsoft DevOps: build triggering vs release

I have this setup: Build 1 builds and trigger Release 1 when finished Build 2 is triggered by Build 1 and release Release 2 If I have one parallel job, can I be sure that: Release 1 is always run ...
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Rollup status from task to story to feature in Azure Devops?

Are there any extensions that let you rollup issue status across a hierarchy? For example, if I have a story where all it's tasks go to Resolved, then the story is set automatically to Resolved? ...
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azure activity log, how to find releases

My security department has asked to ingest logs from Azure with the goal being to identity releases. The security team wants to be able to say: Hey, there was a release on mm/dd/yyyy at noon (...
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How to setup multiple build environments in Azure DevOps/TFS2018?

So I have an application that contains an ASP.NET Core backend and a React frontend (pure static). In our TFS 2018, we have created a Build that does the following: Get sources from the repo Get ...
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In Azure Devops and TFS, is it possible to create a build artifact and release definition in a different collection than the original code repository?

I have code repo held in Collection 1 and, using this code repo, I am trying to create a Build artifact and Release definition in a different Collection 2. Is this even possible?
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Is openstack public cloud like Google drive, aws where we can store data?? Or something else?

I am using cloudberry to backup data. There are lot of options where we can store data like Google drive , aws and also openstack. I got confused because I was thinking openstack as operating system ...
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Automated Integration Testing of an API in Azure Functions using VSTS

I am building a HTTP API as an Azure Function App in C# and I would like to run automated integration tests (calls to the API) as part of the CI/CD. Is this possible to do using VSTS? I have ...
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How to build asp core 2.2 linux image on Hosted Windows 2019 with VS2019?

I'm currently redefining our build pipeline and build our sources by using the VM image windows-latest which currently resolves to Hosted Windows 2019 with VS2019. After calling publish I get my ...
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How do I specify a database name for a SQL DB Deploy task?

Using Azure DevOps, I'm trying to setup a SQL DB Deploy task as a part of a new release pipeline. Database Name is a required field for this task. However, the field is read only, so I cannot manually ...
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Deploy desktop application in Azure DevOps

I'm using Azure DevOps and I need a way to release an internal desktop application. Right now I have a pipeline ready and generating artifacts, but I don't see anywhere in the documentation how can I ...
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How to get Github username variable in Azure DevOps build pipeline?

I have an Azure DevOps pipeline build configuration which builds automatically with the master branch. I want to access the GitHub user or username who committed last. If I access variables $(Build....
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Can we reuse Variables across variable groups in Azure DevOps?

I'm using DevOps to deploy Azure Data Factory ARM template I'm using a deployment pipeline to take artifacts from a prior build pipeline and deploy to various environments (TEST, PROD) I've created ...
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How to get dependency from file share in Azure DevOps pipeline

We are trying to set up a CI pipeline for building several Docker containers and deploying them to a container registry using Azure DevOps. Our code, the Docker and configuration files all reside in a ...
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Azure DevOps extract unique visitors

I am running a version of Azure DevOps and would like to track adoption. Is it possible to get the number of unique visitors who have logged in / used Azure DevOps in the last 30 days, for instance?
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How to access VSTS (Azure DevOps) Service Endpoint through PowerShell?

I am trying to access the VSTS Service Endpoint through PowerShell. My goal is to use Service Endpoint Credentials to authenticate a service using PowerShell or command line. Is it possible? Please ...
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Hide a custom field from work item layout and set its default value

How can I hide a custom field from workItem layout, and it should be added in Web Hook payload.? When I set the default value for the custom field, it gets reset upon creation of new Bug and then its ...
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File not uploading properly in Azure using Postman

I want to upload file as an attachment in Azure devOps, I consult this link it is uploading successfully but attachment format is not right, it is not view able neither in ADO nor after downloading it....
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In Azure Devops, is it possible to pass an argument that is variable on the source environment?

I am trying to create a Task Group that can be used interchangeably between Build and Release pipelines. However, I am having an issue passing one of the arguments to my Powershell Task Group. The ...