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Using build events to create nuget packages

In this post I’ll show you how to automate the creation of nuget packages using Build Events in Visual Studio.

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Update Local Sitecore Site After Build

When we develop our Sitecore sites we want it to be as close as possible to the state of the site in production. Therefore, we create a local Sitecore site in our development machine pointing to a local DB that more or less is a clone of the live Sitecore site. 454 more words


Why Jenkins?

I suppose this could just as easily be “Why Continuous Integration?” or “Why Automated Build?” but for the purposes of this article I’m going to concentrate on why we chose to automatically build our solution; and we did this using, among other things, Jenkins. 1,181 more words


Azure Web App Deployment With MsDeploy and Powershell

For my first attempt at automating an Azure deployment process, I had some MsBuild wrap the calls to the MsDeploy.exe. This lets me have the build server (eg. 928 more words

Continuous Integration

Confirming MSBuild Project Dependency Build Behavior

So we have one giant Visual Studio solution that builds every application project for our product. It is our goal to one day be able to build and deploy each application independently. 1,997 more words


Updating build definition xaml files to use the latest version of MSBuild

So I had a situation where I needed my build definition xaml file to use the latest version of MSBuild which would allow me to compile c# 6.0 code on the build server. 392 more words

Software Development

MSB3026: Could not copy "xxx.dll" to "other/xxx.dll

With Visual Studio 2015 I have often the case that following MsBuild exception occurs

warning MSB3026: Could not copy “SomePath/SomeDll.dll” to “SomeOtherPath/SomeDll.dll”. Beginning retry 1 in 1000ms.

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Visual Studio