For a while I was responsible maintaining and scaling a fairly large Continuous Integration environment. Our setup at the time included many different projects and my main objective was to keep our developers happy and productive. 457 more words
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Build chains in TeamCity allow accessing any build parameters defined in a build that the current build depends on:
Parameters in dependent builds333 more words
TeamCity provides the ability to use properties provided by the builds the current build depends on (via a snapshot or artifact dependency).
Recently we have upgraded our entity framework through NuGet and had all our unit test cases passing locally. Everything started to fail on TeamCity build server and there was not much stack trace displayed in the build log. 137 more words
Working with one other developer on a greenfield project we had no CI in place. Somehow over the course of a couple of sprints (and mainly off plan) I managed to get TeamCity configured and Octopus deploy to push out the 3 main apps we were building to Dev and 2 Test VMs. 294 more words
Don’t do anything that might throw an exception in a
TestFixture constructor: your tests will be ignored, rather than failing.
My colleague Chris and I have been playing around with polymorphous testing, taking advantage of the fact that you can pass parameters to an NUnit… 266 more words