Build And Release Agents

You need at least one Agent for building your code that stated in your team service version control. Agent would be different  in to Linux, OSX or Windows based Operating systems. 711 more words

DevOps

Visual Studio Team Services

Team Foundation Server (commonly abbreviated to TFS) is a Microsoft product that provides source code management (either with Team Foundation Version Control or Git), reporting, requirements management, project management (for both agile software development and waterfall teams), automated builds, lab management, testing and release management capabilities.

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DevOps

Delivery Plans in TFS 2017 Update 2

With the release of update 2 for Team Foundation Server 2017, we now get the ability add Delivery Plans from the Market Place.

Although this extension has been available to VSTS for a few months already, on premise users now get to improve planning features across teams.

Check it out. Its awesome.

TFS

TFS Build Error: Invalid path for filesystem 'path': The data area passed to a system call is too small.

Today TFS was throwing very different error while creating a build for source code in a Git repository. The build agent failed to pull the code from TFS Git location and the log was updated with following error; 38 more words

Vsts

Failing TFS build with .NET Core 2.0

With the release of .NET Core 2.0 I wanted to explore the new features and created a small test application where a .NET Core 2.0 WebApi used some functionality of a .NET Standard 2.0 assembly. 144 more words

Microsoft

VSTS - Package Manager with NuGet

As our project has grown we have identified a number of occurrences where the same assembly is being used across a number of different branches. To improve the management of this single assembly I have been using the VSTS Package Manger to create a NuGet package that we can consume within these projects. 714 more words

Team Services