A little over a year ago, I was contacted by someone responsible for helping the new Egyptian government build the software necessary to run their first elections. It was clearly a profound time for the country and for the world. They took the responsibility of having robust,
Today we shipped updated TFS 2012 Power Tools for Update 1. The team worked hard to ship the Power Tools update very close to the official release of VS/TFS update 1 and this is the first time we’ve ever accomplished in the same week.
We have identified and issue (I’ve seen 2 customer reports) where users get an error configuring build agents after installing TFS 2012 Update 1. The error will say “TF30040: The database is not correctly configured. Contact your Team Foundation Server administrator”
It is not actually a problem with the database but rather a problem with what the app tier thinks the database should be.
UPDATE Nov-29 We’ve confirmed a report of an issue that can occur during upgrades. It’s not serious but you will want to read here for more details: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/bharry/archive/2012/11/29/confirmed-hiccup-upgrading-build-agents-with-update-1.aspx
Read more about it on Soma’s blog. You can easily get it through the Visual Studio Update in you VS 2012 IDE (Tools –>
Sprint 39 is now done and deployed. As always, you can see the latest on the service on the service release notes: http://tfs.visualstudio.com/en-us/home/news/
Sprint 39 was another modest release. We went through a pretty big reorganization after VS 2012 shipped and it has taken a couple of months to get all of the new teams formed,
Yesterday, we released our second major version of Git-TF. To refresh your memory, Git-TF allows developers to use Git locally and “sync-up” with a central TFS server. It’s a particularly nice way to, for example, enable integrated version control is XCode but still participate in a team working with TFS.