Questions tagged [continuous-deployment]

Use this tag for questions about automatically deploying software to a production environment as part of a CI pipeline. For questions about manual deployment to production use the [continuous-delivery] tag.

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GitHub Actions Runner execute commands with sudo GitHub Actions

I have a GitHub action set on self hosted Ubuntu VPS on Linode. I ran sudo ./svc.sh install and then ./svc.sh start. The runner is up and working but I have a command in my yaml file that needs to run ...
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Pipeline gitlab showned as “running” even though it isn't

I'm using gitlab CI/CD and I have a pipeline which does the following things : code verification build some test deploy in a test environment (manual) Some more tests If we don't do the deploy, ...
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Gitlab: Always having the possibility to launch a manual job (even if something failed before)

I'm using gitlab-ci. I have a pipeline that has the following steps : code-verification some tests deploy (manual) some more tests rollback (manual) Both the deploy and the rollback job have to ...
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Create pull request for docker dependency package if outdated

Platform: GitHub CI/CD: GitHub Actions Additional technologies: Docker with Ubuntu base image I'm creating a Dockerfile and I need to install a package (such as Terraform). Every time the '...
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How to properly setup a multi-environment release pipeline in Azure YAML pipelines?

We have just migrated from TFS 2018 to Azure DevOps Services and we're having a hard time trying to figure out the new Azure YAML pipelines. We want to be able to: Run a build/test pipeline when a ...
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Does Buildbot support complicated build/deploy scenarios?

I need a tool/framework for CI/CD which can: Support multi-repository project Build and ship only changed part (frontend/backend) using revison hashes to decide Ship some branches (release candidate ...
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How is it a good practice to version your helm charts for each deployment?

I'm trying to set up a process to release a web app with helm in my company and I can't find a satisfying way. Basically each for each push in a feature branch, I want to: Build a docker image and ...
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Continuous deployment

I have a nodejs application using expressjs. This server is handing a website built on vuejs, an application using angular and another angular app. Everything is working and I deployed to AWS eb using ...
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Using Azure Devops with Git Workflow

I have used Azure Pipeline for CI/CD on various small projects that I have worked and it has been a great experience. I am working now on a decent size project that has a web app, mobile(xamarin) app ...
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How to keep many servers (5000+) up-to-date?

Initially asked here: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/60674502/how-to-keep-many-servers-5000-up-to-date-with-git-and-its-rate-limits The initial post: We're making a php service that will run on ...
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What are best practices for over-committing resources in a staging environment?

Suppose there is a staging environment very strapped for resources as new development, data workloads and other applications grow. Ideally one would like to maintain production parity, even at the ...
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Bitbucket pipelines: Deployment destination dependent on commit author

I'd like to create a deployment pipeline triggered on PR creation that would deploy to e.g. 'staging1' environment if it's my commit and 'staging2' if it's a commit of other team member (the idea is ...
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Continuous deployment of package to virtualenv

My colleagues don't want to create their own virtualenv and deploy my tools from git on their own as part of their automation. Instead they want the tools pre installed on a shared server. So I was ...
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Application version and Database Schema version mapping

I am trying to integrate database schema versioning in an existing project where schema is not versioned at all. Is it a good practice to create a tight mapping between application version and ...
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Is GitLab flow (or GitHub flow, etc) anti build-once deploy-everywhere?

Historically, especially in the Java world, build-once, deploy everywhere has been a very big thing for deployments. Artifacts should be built exactly one time when a release is made and stored ...
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Are keys directly under `only` section treated as a union or intersection (or/and)?

From the GitLab CI/CD documentation on only/except it is suggested that the keys directly under the only section of a yaml CI pipeline specification are logically joined by an AND. Regarding only: ...
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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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How to avoid wasting time/resources in a CI/CD workflow?

Ideally, a team should be able to run all the pipelines on every commit and automatically deploy to production. However, I don't understand how to most effeciently use our resources so that hours ...
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Relation/interplay of deployment pipeline stages (dev-stage-prod) with blue/green deployment mechanisms?

I'm building some new infrastructure in AWS and plan on having separate accounts for dev, stage, and prod environments. I'd like to implement a blue/green deployment strategy at least for production, ...
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What's the equivalent of `heroku container:release web` without using heroku-cli?

I have a bitbucket pipeline that almost working: image: atlassian/default-image:2 pipelines: default: - step: services: - docker script: #Build the ...
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Should I implement Devops on a small project. Is it too big for it? [closed]

Just like the headline suggested, is it too big to implement devOps on a private application I'm solely developing. I mean creating the pipelines, continuous testing and continuous deployment. And if ...
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TeamCity - CI w/ Multi-project .NET solution using SOA build and delivery issues

I have a multi-project .NET solution that I'm trying to set-up with TeamCity (TC) for CI and Octopus Deploy (OD) for CD. I originally set-up TC to pull the latest from SVC, build the solution and ...
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On-Site Octopus Deploy - How to deploy projects in a multi-project solution to different IIS locations

I'm tasked with setting up CI/CD for my company. I'm using TeamCity which I have configured using the Octopus Deploy plugin to create a Nuget package to the appropriate dev server (alternatively, I ...
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Combining CD and GitFlow

Firstly, I apologize if the title is not descriptive enough or does not describe my problem well enough. I'm struggling to figure out how to describe my issue in brief! It really seems like this ...
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How to use feature toggles and frequent deployment under SOX compliance?

Feature toggles (or feature flags) enable me to deploy unfinished features without comprehensive manual testing of features toggled off. We can toggle the feature on for certain users, try it out, and ...
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Octopus server installation on Linux

I learnt that, Octopus server can be installed on Windows 2008, 2012, 2016 server editions I see msi packages on Download page Can Octopus server be installed on Ubuntu? Can tentacle software be ...
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How to deploy SQL Script in DevOps culture and Rollback situation too?

How we can manage database part in DevOps environment/CICD pipeline, Here taking about the SQL Script. For Example any deployment where Insert and Update SQL's, If we setup in CICD pipeline then I ...
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Recommended Design - Communication among Jenkins + Vault + App

Design A: CD tool communicate with Vault to fetch App secrets on its behalf Jenkins ( CD tool ) computes the Vault path according to the app/project & according to which environment the app will ...
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On-Prem and Cloud Deployments

If I have a mix of cloud and "on-prem" (across different networks) systems to deploy to is there a common tool, technique, or software available? I've used Kubernetes for cloud deployments, but am ...
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Best way to create a Ci/CD pipeline to reduce bugs and facilitate refactor

I started a project with a small team (3 people ) and we had to hack a lot and built a big application with no unit tests, relying only on manual. Now we have a huge technical debt and we started ...
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Cross-Platform Deployment Tasks in Bamboo

Currently most of my deployments are using a dedicated agent and using Robocopy (windows) or SSH (linux/osx). A common scenario for my deployments are copying .dlls from a .net project to a server. ...
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Git Release branching strategy for Continuous integration and deployment

We have tried multiple branching strategies to adopt CI/CD. Developers develop on the feature branch and then merging to master which get deployed to QA for testing and then master is deployed to ...
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Microservices Deployment Manager

I was wondering how information on deployed applications are kept in real, production environments (yeah, I am a novice) . For example, in a microservices based set up, if 5 microservices-based ...
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Gitlab CI\CD Error: Failed to create container volume for /builds/root Unable to load image

I've installed the Gitlab local server and also install the Gitlab-runner and everything needs to use the CI/CD tools. After that When I run the CI/CD tools to build and deploy the project, it makes ...
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Auto Deploy after push to git

I have some Codeigniter projects on some domains (on the same server), and the project is already in git. How to ensure server gets the new update when I push the code to git? Can anyone explain ...
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How to keep previous containers on docker-compose up?

I am running a CI/CD pipeline that builds my service and ends with docker-compose up -d which brings up the service with a new docker image tag (my-service:tag1). But when I look at docker ps -a the ...
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How to use shared runner (dind) for build stage and runner with shell executor on my server for deploy stage? [closed]

I want to do the build of my image on a shared runner and build it on gitlab registry. then I want to pull that image, on my server using the runner on my server using shell executor. but I face a ...
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What are the best practices of merging dev to master?

We have 2 branches (master/dev) + some feature branches and 2 environments (production/dev). Our team is a very small people. What are the best practices of merging dev to master? Every morning? ...
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Helm install or upgrade release failed on Kubernetes cluster: the server could not find the requested resource or UPGRADE FAILED: no deployed releases

Using helm for deploying chart on my Kubernetes cluster, since one day, I can't deploy a new one or upgrading one existed. Indeed, each time I am using helm I have an error message telling me that it ...
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How to deploy a ZIP or WAR equivalent (built locally via npm)?

I use NPM to build my web project, and it does so nicely to a little ZIP file. Keeps everything nice and light, and I can easily keep bloat down. My current process is to use an FTP client (Win SCP), ...
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How do Django deployments happen on Servers?

I am new to Django six months ago and I learned how to deploy the Django projects to EC2 instances. Basically 1st time when the Django project is deployed to EC2, the instance will be configured ...
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What are the tools you recommend for deploying / automating / organizing vm in the private cloud

I manage a set of virtual servers in a private cloud on vSphere. In this private cloud we have several sets of servers that host several web applications such as: -Webpress web sites -Phone ...
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Release based on restricted timeline with CI/CD

There is possibility that client may want certain functionality or feature to be available based on certain season or specific date/time/zeo location. This could grow more complex based on code logic ...
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Tools used in enterprise level to transfer build artifacts from CI server to live server

I recently learnt some basic devops and set my server on Digitalocean droplet with travis CI. As there is no travis deploy provider supports for Digitalocean, I have to write my own deploy script. ...
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How to handle large deployments using tools like gitlab and docker

How to deploy multiple instances (40+) of the same application with gitlab? (it is a simple tomcat web app) I want to be able to individually upgrade/downgrade them using web interface. We already ...
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How to deploy large web app in container minimal data transfer? [closed]

In current deployment of a web app we are using svn to deploy a specific revision from a repository. The amount of data transferred is just the diff between the currently deployed revision and the ...
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Fully enabled End to End CI/CD Solution

I've been working in the field of DevOps for some time now and have learned about some tools like Jenkins, Docker, Kubernetes, Puppet, Artifactory, etc.. Although I know where each of these tools ...
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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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CD (Continuous Deployment) best practices for managing configuration [duplicate]

My CD pipeline: Get docker image (created and pushed during CI stage) Copy docker-compose .yml template to target server Run the app Let's go straight to the 3rd point. I can run the app using ...
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Continuous Deployment best practices for managing application configuration

My CD pipeline: Get Docker image (created and pushed during CI stage). Copy docker-compose .yml template to target server. Run the app. Let's go straight to the 3rd point. I can run the app using ...