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.NET Assembly Binding

99.999% of the time the framework loads assemblies seamlessly and transparently.  The other 0.001% of the time is so painful that it more than makes up for the rest.  434 more words

.NET Framework

| Jenkins – Build Configuration |


Configure Jenkins to build a project on demand, or whenever code is pushed to TFS, and archive (save) the artifacts (output).


This article is from a .NET development perspective – using a full Microsoft stack.   328 more words

Deploying Windows Service via MSBuild

There are multitude of ways a windows service can be deployed – using installutil utility, setup project, using WiX, custom installer, sc command… 1,095 more words

| Jenkins - Installation and Setup |

What / Why?

Jenkins is Build Automation server software.  It’s the defacto standard for Continuous Integration (CI).  Any serious development team consisting of more than one person, should have a Jenkins server setup. 274 more words

Creating a .NET 4.6.2 Build server on Server 2012

Given that I’ve not written anything original for over a year and a half (More on that in another post) and given I had an hour to spare, I thought I’d quickly go over what I’ve been up to this weekend (Feb 2nd 2017). 1,664 more words

Computers & Internet

Creating an ASP.NET Core 1.1 VS2017 Docker application

This blog shows how to setup a basic ASP.NET Core 1.1 application using Visual studio 2017 and Docker.

Code: https://github.com/damienbod/AspNetCoreVS2017Docker

2017.02.03 Updated to VS2017 RC3 msbuild3… 435 more words


MSBuild - Missing values for the following SqlCmd variables

Today our automated build broke with a strange error:

Missing values for the following SqlCmd variables: DW

We have a couple of references to other databases in our build specifically to deal with warnings thrown by temporary cross database references. 124 more words

SQL Server