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Azure DevOps - Conditionally Build and Deploy

Say we have 6 microservices in a monorepo, each with their own CI build pipeline that is currently only building each project and running unit tests. Is there a way to identify which projects have had ...
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Azure DevOps Build and Release pipeline artifact name variable

Trying to do something simple. Either access the name of the artifact from my release pipeline via some predefined variable, or create a variable for both my build and release pipeline for the ...
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How to resolve merge conflicts in Azure DevOps current UI

I have followed the instructions on command line: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/repos/git/merging?view=azure-devops&tabs=visual-studio all I want to do is resolve this merge ...
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How to install aws cli on a self-hosted azure DevOps Windows agent?

I have quite some difficulties installing aws cli on a self-hosted Azure DevOps Windows agent as part of a pipeline. Does anyone have a working solution? What I have tried so far: a) install aws cli ...
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Trunk Based Development - release branch testing

We are currently using Git flow branching strategy and looking to go to a trunk based strategy - although we are quite a ways away from getting there I am trying to get all my ducks in a row, ...
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Azure Devops, multiple on-prem environments, variables per environment

I've configured first deployment pipeline to an on-prem DEV environment. The project consists of 3 identical environments, DEV, UAT and PROD While their setup is exactly alike, their config (database ...
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how long does it take to deploy a serverless function?

using any method - cli, serverless.com, terraform, roughly: how much time can i expect to pass between these two steps: submitting a new function to AWS (or azure or GCF), and having that function ...
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How to authenticate, with azure devops services, using SAML via on premise standalone java application?

We have a network where azure DevOps services can be used by logging in via SAML. There is an independent java application in that same network. Can anyone please point out a way that this java ...
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Given a blank slate, tool recommendations? [closed]

so I have 8 months of DevOps experience previously working as a desktop engineer for two and a half years.Starting a new role in the education sector, recently they brought their IT department which ...
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Rename build pipeline .yml files in Azure DevOps

I have a .NET Core application that has three build pipelines. (Windows, Linux, macOS) In each of them, the application gets assembled a little different. This part works so far. Azure created for ...
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Last Question on CI-CD edx.org Final Exam [closed]

The problem: An organization is developing a solution that contains a web application project class library projectS You manage a continuous integration pipeline for the application. Each time ...
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Azure DevOps Artifact.zip folder structure for .NET Core 3.0 application

I have an ASP.NET Core 3.0 application for which I have a full CI/CD setup in Azure DevOps. The Application is hosted on a Ubuntu 18.04 server machine. In the Build Pipeline, the solution is built ...
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PowerShell command to automate Azure Linux VM [closed]

I am looking for some PowerShell command which can check if any update/patch need to be applied to existing Azure Linux VM and then apply the patch if required. I will then use this PowerShell ...
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Multi-language Monorepo

We currently have a "front-end" git repository that is all of our JavaScript client apps, and a "back-end" git repository containing all back end APIs written in .NET Core. There is also a few other ...
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Trigger Jenkins Job from Azure DevOps

I want to trigger Jenkins Job when anyone pushes the code in Azure DevOps Repository. However, when I set up Jenkins Service Connection in Azure DevOps I am getting the following error: Failed to ...
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How do I get Azure Release Pipelines to move a .jar from a Build Pipeline job and place it on a Linux VM?

I know Azure release pipelines can deploy to on-premise servers and other cloud VMs. My pom.xml file enables Maven to create a .jar file. My Azure build uses this pom.xml file. The Azure build ...
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Azure DevOps Server: Why does a Visual Studio Test step take so long to run unit tests?

In an Azure DevOps Server build system installed on premises, I have a Build Pipeline with a Visual Studio Test step. The step is configured to discover and run XUnit unit tests in a DLL. The step is ...
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How do I get the UUID of a build Mac from Azure DevOps?

I'm trying to set up an Azure DevOps pipeline to build a macOS app. I think I have all the necessary steps in place, and it runs as far as I expect it to for now. However, I now have reached the step ...
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Single Build with Multiple Artifacts

I'm a little confused on the Azure Pipeline steps. My solutions has many projects and one UI project that contains both an ASP.Net-Core WebApi/MVC with Angular. the Build Solution builds similar to ...
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How to restrict access on changing task status in Azure Devops

My manager would like to use the Azure DevOps board feature to keep track of her employee's tasks but asked if there is a way so that only she can move or closeout task items. It's a process control ...
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Reading two Repos in Azure Build pipeline

I created a Build pipeline in Azure using classic editor and selected empty job instead of using any template. This way provides option to connect only one repository at once. My requirement is to ...
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How do I enable Progress report for Test Plans

Sprint 156 update rolled out Progress report in preview (should be an option between Test plans* and Parameters) but I can't seem to find where to enable it. I have turned on all my previews and still ...
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Multi-branch release pipeline in Azure Devops for multiple artifact triggers [closed]

Overall problem I seem to run around myself in circles with this problem. Either I'm doing something wrong, or Azure Devops simply does not support it. For the simplest case (we've got many products ...
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How to build Java project on existing virtual machine in Azure?

In my project we are using Azure DevOps in which we have a pipeline which pulls code from code repository downloads Ubuntu container installs Maven downloads all the dependencies then tries to build ...
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Pushing code changes from Pipeline back to repo/branch, using Git!

Here is the scenario: We are trying to "automate" our Salesforce development with Azure Pipelines. Since Salesforce is very unique when it comes to deploying changes, I have tried to create a Pipeline ...
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Storing Code Signing Certificate

I own a public and open-source Windows Forms/C# application in a Github repo that I want to start code signing with my certificate through Azure Pipelines CI. I have set up my pipeline and it is ...
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Git Remote Access in Azure Pipelines, possible?

I'm trying to achieve the following through the build pipeline. Default branch: SIT (from the Azure Repos repository) Trigger: whenever a change is made in DEV branch In a powershell task do the ...
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Azure DevOps and private Docker registry

When I try to add a Service connection to a private Docker registry in Azure DevOps, it seems I have to provide a Docker Hub (Docker ID) user and password. Why is that? I just want to push to our ...
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Conditionally stopping SQL replication during deployment

The project that i recently started working on uses a dacpac to deploy / update a database in MS SQL Server. The database is replicated, whenever the dacpac contains modifications to any table, we ...
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Building .Net apps outside Docker?

My company uses Azure DevOps and utilized Pipelines for building, testing and deploying (currently NuGet packages) .Net Framework apps. My boss has made it clear he wants us to containerize all our ...
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How Build Retention Policy Works in VSTS/Azure DevOps Server 2019 using Build Definitions [closed]

Hi , I want to know How Build Retention Policy Work Internally. I have a shared location where outputs of all Builds copied.Build retention Policy deletes those outputs/artifacts according to ...
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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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How to deploy a desktop application using 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Assign bug from different repo when creating a pull request

Say I have 2 repos... And I have a work item (or bug, or whatever) in one repo, and my code in another repo (yes, I know it's silly, that's how my group rolls for historical reasons). Is there a way ...
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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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What is happening in an Azure Devops build and release?

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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WorkItem Tracking error when performing clone operation in Azure Devops

Today I received an error when trying to clone test plans in Azure DevOps web portal. Steps: In Visual Studio, I select the Test Case option I find the Test Plan I want to clone, select it , and ...
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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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How to build windows image on azure dev ops hosted agent

The host agent pool on azure-devops to build windows container, Hosted Windows Container is running Windows Server version 1803. But I want to deploy on Windows Server 2019, so instead of using ...
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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? ...