It took me an hour or so to work out Hudson has only branched recently (Jan/2011) I have no idea how rapid the change of each branch is now, but more importantly, what is the direction each branch is ...
I am a lone developer most of my time, working on a number of big, mainly PHP-based projects. I want to professionalize and automate how changes to the code base are handled, and create a Continuous I...
I have a dll-type project that contains MSTest integration tests. On my machine the tests pass, and I want the same to happen on a CI server (I use TeamCity). But the tests fail, because I need to twe...
I would like to ask you which automated build environment you consider better, based on practical experience. I'm planning to do some .Net and some Java development, so I would like to have a tool tha...
I'd like for Jenkins to automagically fetch data from my private repository hosted on Github. But I have no idea how to accomplish that task.. Tried the documentation, generating ssh-key for jenkins u...
Could someone please explain to me the idea of artifacts in the build process? I have the workspace directory where I check out the code to compile and run my ant scripts etc. At the end, in my case,...
I am using sonar to measure code quality. One thing that I do not know is the steps to measure code coverage using Cobertura. I followed the steps from http://cobertura.sourceforge.net/anttaskrefere...
I'm working with a small (4 person) development team on a C# project. I've proposed setting up a build machine which will do nightly builds and tests of the project, because I understand that this is...
In order to get the fastest feedback possible, we occasionally want Jenkins jobs to run in Parallel. Jenkins has the ability to start multiple downstream jobs (or 'fork' the pipeline) when a job finis...
Running Code Analysis (FxCop 12.0 / 14.0) on build agent without installing Visual Studio 2013 / 2015
After FxCop 10 Microsoft stopped shipping a separate installer for FxCop. Officially one can currently only run code analysis (FxCop 12.0 / 14.0) after installing Visual Studio 2013 / 2015. However, w...