Error //./pipe/docker_engine: Access is denied. In the default daemon configuration on Windows.

While executing VSTS\TFS docker task, you might get the following error. error during connect: Post <url>: open //./pipe/docker_engine: Access is denied. In the default daemon configuration on Windows, the docker client must be run elevated to connect. This error may also indicate that the docker daemon is not running. The error means that the VSTS…

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Kubernetes Services task failing in VSTS.

Fix for this issue has been deployed. Now you can pin your kubernetes task to a particular version of kubectl client by specifying the version in the Advance section of the task.       If your kubernetes task is failing since 17/12/2017, this is because latest version 1.9.0 of kubectl is released. Unfortunately, kubernetes task always pulls the latest version of…

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Setting up continuous deployment from Docker Hub using VSTS Release Management

Now you can set up continuous deployment from DockerHub using Visual Studio Team Services Release management. A release can get triggered automatically once an image is updated in docker hub. We will see how this can help us automatically keep our Azure web app updated with the source code sitting in GitHub. Step 1: (Code):…

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Running tests in parallel using VSTS Release Management

Release Management now supports running the tasks inside a phase in parallel on multiple agents.  In this blog post, I will walk you through how this can be leveraged to run tests in parallel. Scenario:  I have a dotnet core project. I want to test it against Windows, Linux, iOS. Additionally, I want these tests to run…

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