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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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Liquibase - CICD pipeline failure

Question: Azure CICD pipeline is failing with the below error. There hasnt been any recent changes to the environment/YAML. The "Replace tokens in Liquibase properties" step in the Deploy ...
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Incorporating python linter(flake8) in the CI/CD pipeline that use GitHub, Github Actions in a code base that is not in compliance

I have a codebase that is not in compliance with flake8. The CI/CD pipeline uses GitHub/GitHub actions. I would like to start adding python flake8 (to check for complexity, errors and code smells) ...
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What's the best practice for managing / deploying multi-environments in production app?

I'm spinning up a production site and wanted to get advice on the latest best practices to manage and deploy multiple environments. At a high level, I'd like to have a good balance between keeping ...
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Tool for deployment via series of Powershell Scripts

I am responsible for continuing to develop legacy software. The software is run as a service on a handful of servers. For making a new release of a component of the software the following steps are ...
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Why is the development of a REST-API Webserver Application with less expected changes after its short term initial build a DevOps project?

I am thinking about setting up a project where a one-year development / built phase of a rest-API Server is planned. Providing an initial version in three months and deploying updates every month ...
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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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What would be the best approach or tool to deploy one-off SQL scripts?

A vendor is supplying one-off "hot fixes" and I am trying to streamline these deployments best I can. Currently I am going out to an FTP site, downloading the SQL scripts and manually ...
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Full deployment of Azure Function via bicep

We have a deployment running in an azure devops server and base currently on az cli, now we want to go for bicep. I created bicep definitions for the resources what works easily. But now I got stuck ...
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Does Jenkins essentially function like a package manager for your software product?

I'm a relatively new IT Ops guy in a software (web) development company. Recently I deployed a virtual machine on OpenStack, because some developer needs it, and then I installed their application (...
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Gradual rollout management for client applications

I want to rollout software to clients (1m+) devices in a gradual fashion due to high risk. Ideally i would be able to target users based on analytical data i posses and decide if they should receive ...
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Deploying environment secrets to services

I know I can use CD pipelines to deploy an app to a given environment (dev/stage/prod) Given that each environment should have its own environment variables/secrets for each app, how can I streamline ...
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What is the best practice for a multibranch pipeline configuration?

I'm messing around with a multibranch pipeline in jenkins. Currently we have zero pipelines in production and everything is using freestyle jobs which is very sloppy. I have my own multibranch ...
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Our code is behind a firewall and we don't want to put source code in cloud. Are there any good CI/CD using local agents for Azure/Github actions

Our source code is in our servers and we don't have approval to put it in cloud. We don't have a seamless CI/CD. Can we use Azure pipeline agents or any local agents to build our code and only export ...
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What is the best way to install ArgoCD as code?

Working on getting a full deployment pipeline set up using GitOps and Everything as Code. I, therefore, need to be able to spin everything up and down with a single click (or pretty close to it!). My ...
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What practices or tools enable Continuous Deployment of Databases?

Continuous Delivery or Continuous Deployment of infrastructure and code is comparatively simple compared to trying the same approaches for databases, specifically RDBMSs. Code and infrastructure will ...
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Is there a distinction between Flux and GitOps Toolkit?

What is the difference between Flux and the GitOps Toolkit? Is Flux v2 simply a distribution of the GitOps Toolkit components (such as the source controller for polling/scraping git repos, the ...
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How does continuous integration relate to continuous delivery / deployment?

Here is a quote from the current content of continuous-integration: ... process of merging developer's working code copies to a shared codebase frequently to prevent or minimize integration ...
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Best practice multiple pipelines into production

Working with a larger corporate. They are planning on opening a second pipeline for a hybrid mobile app. This second pipeline will be for hotfixes straight into production. My gut feeling is that this ...
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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 are you managing automated deployments with active development on the next release while features are still being tested in QA?

CI/CD tool: Azure Devops Services Branching Strategy: Git Flow Build Triggers: Auto build Dev branch on PR merges, Auto build on PR creation Release Triggers: Create release on every build Deploy ...
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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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Load balancing while deployment

How does a L4 or L7 load balancer knows how to route traffic during deployments. Say, In Canary deployment strategy, how does LB route only 10% traffic to a certain server or in case of Blue-Green ...
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How do you deploy a container to AWS Lambda?

I am working on this little project. https://github.com/jamesgeddes/itsbeginningtolookalotlikechristmas It's currently a work-in-progress - don't judge! As you can see, I have configured CircleCI to ...
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Release rollback approaches?

I've got an old monolithic project using MariaDB and PHP that I'm trying to put on CI/CD. The project has DB migrations to update the DB state. My current CD is built on top of AWS CodeCommit + ...
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How to implement the manual step at the end of continuous delivery?

The accepted answer to my question about "How does continuous integration relate to continuous delivery / deployment?" also explains the small difference between continuous delivery and continuous ...
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What's the way to add values to helm deployments in Argo?

I want to deploy apps via ArgoCD with Helm and use the provided Helm charts. I also want to specify custom values but in a declarative way (not setting them after deployment with Argo gui or cli). ...
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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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Why are Release and Build pipeline separated?

Most of the time I have seen that Infrastructure build and deployment have separate YAML configuration build and release respectively. Why do we do that? What If infrastructure build and deployments ...
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Continuous deployment question

This question is not in case of kubernetes but when you use servers or docker for deployment using CICD tool like Jenkins or gitlab. In jenkins or gitlab I've agents/runners and in pipeline stages I'...
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What permission is required to deploy release?

What permission is required to allow a user to manually deploy (or redeploy) a stage in an Azure DevOps Release Pipeline?
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Is it possible to create multiple tags out from docker-compose?

While creating a CI/CD via Azure Devops, my goal is to push two tags to the artifactory: latest build version (For example 1.0.X) My docker-compose looks like: version: '3.4' services: ...
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Kubernetes deployement with minimum disruption to websocket connections

Problem statement: Make a deployment with minimum disruption to clients connected via websockets. Stack: GKE (Regional cluster - 1.22.8-gke.200), helm, Node.js/websockets, HPA, Rolling Update. Our ...
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What is the idiomatic way to reload EKS/Kube configs when a new image is pushed to ECR

We are using CircleCI to automate the building of images when merges are detected on our release branch. Those images are then being pushed to ECR, but I am unsure of the best way to refresh some or ...
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Does Immutable Servers imply no source code updates on the servers?

So once an Immutable Server is in place, nothing should change at all. Or is it only configuration. Are source code updates acceptable on Immutable Servers?
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Unable to use AWS ECS docker context in bitbucket pipelines deployment step

I'm trying to add a deployment step to bitbucket pipelines that works successfully when I simulate locally but fails when executing the steps in bitbucket. I have created a simple docker image that ...
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Kubernetes deploy workflow

I have an application (Django web app alongside couple of microservices) and have done deployment previously via Ansible tasks. Playbook was invoked from Ansible Tower and essentially breaks down into ...
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Setting up CircleCI to AWS EC2 for a simple node application deployment

I have a simple node application running on the EC2 instance, everything is working just fine and I want to integrate this application with CircleCI for the continuous deployment. I have been ...
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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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Continuous deployment strategies vs DevSecOps

How do you implement security requirements in CI/CD while taking care of security requirements? What are best practices here? Security requirements may differ, let's assume this simple level of ...
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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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Octopus Deployment - only deploy some specific folders

We are using Octopus for our deployment to different environments. But we found that it always packages the complete solution and deploys it to the next level. Is it possible to put some restrictions -...
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Container Image Promotion across environments in ECR/ECS

We have started doing some initial work on deploying containers on ECS Fargate service. However we are not yet completely figured out how to manage our image promotion across different environments. ...
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Should I struggle for minimalistic context in GitLab CI jobs?

I'm designing a build & deploy pipeline for our project. We have two jobs: build -- builds a docker image with our app and pushes it to a container registry. deploy -- communicates with an ...
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Advantages of using Code-pipeline and Codebuild for CI/CD over Bitbucket pipeline?

What are the advantages of using AWS Codepipeline/code build for our pipeline over the bitbucket pipeline. ? Some of the factors that I can think of: Pricing? Pipeline for a serverless application ...
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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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Is there a better model for my CI/CD cycle?

I am having some troubles finding a better model for my CI/CD cycle. This is mainly gitflow issue. My current model : We have 2 bitbucket branches : master and develop. Both are linked via webhooks to ...
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Can I run multiple pipelines in a single GitLab repo using GitLab CI/CD?

I know that I can't have multiple gitlab-ci.yml files in one repo, but it still seems fairly limited. Say for example I have one set of tests I want to run whenever a change is pushed or on PRs, and ...
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Azure Devops - workflow/strategy for uploading only changed files to shared hosting provider after a build of static website (Jekyll)

Scenario: I'm using the Ruby/Jekyll build process to generate a static website from markdown etc files via a templating process -- the same flow as the one used by Github Pages but instead of hosting ...
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In what time ranges do you verify your canary deployments?

I am currently implementing a canary deployment strategy for the services of an Have you already worked with carary deployments? After which timeframe do you decide to roull out 100%? Which factors do ...