Creating a bug when test fails in E2E

Note: Cross posted from Nothing geeky…. Permalink In one of the earlier post, we saw how to customize the E2E workflow to automatically create a bug on hitting a test failure. This post enhances the scenario further by taking a snapshot of the environment after the test run and attaching a link to the snapshot…

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Lab Build agents – How it works

Note: Cross posted from Nothing geeky…. Permalink The Lab management end-to-end workflow works leverages the Team Foundation Build Agent/Build Controllers to do the deployment. Given that build agent is primarily targeted for compiling sources, a getting-started user will get a bunch of questions : a) How does the build agent inside a lab environment work…

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Setting up agents/controllers for lab

In order to deploy your build and run your tests on a virtual environment, you need to enable the workflow and testing capabilities of the environment. To successfully configure these capabilities, you need to understand a few concepts and how different pieces integrate, viz. test agent, test controller, build agent, build controller, lab agent. The…


Updated VM Prep Tool for Visual Studio Lab Management 2010 now Available

As you might be aware, Visual Studio 2010 RTM is now available!  In sync with this release we have updated the VM Prep Tool for Visual Studio Lab Management 2010 and the updated build is now available at http://code.msdn.microsoft.com/vslabmgmt.  The following are the new capabilities available in this release: New GUI interface which provides a…

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Lab Management Supplement for TFS 2010 RC to RTM Upgrade Guide

If you are using Visual Studio Lab Management 2010 RC, the attached Word document covers the Lab Management supplement for TFS RC to RTM Upgrade Guide. TFS upgrade is a pre-requisite to Lab Management upgrade, so make sure you read the TFS upgrade guide beforehand, and follow the steps described in it. Check the pre-requisites…

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Link to virtual environment

Note: Cross posted from aseemb’s blog. Permalink In Lab Management RC release, you might be using the “share snapshot” feature which essentially provides a shareable link for the snapshots. This feature is very useful when you want to share snapshots with others and expect them to connect to that particular snapshot. On the same line,…

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Creating a bug on test failure ….

Note: Cross posted from Nothing geeky…. Permalink One of the common requirement while running E2E build is to log a bug automatically when the test run fails. It is very simple to achieve this functionality by customizing the workflow. Lets go through the steps for the same : 1.Make a copy of “labdefaulttemplate.xaml ” and…

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