Drop Folder does not include Build Number Format

Oct 14, 2011 at 10:27 PM

I've installed this, and it works a treat!

However, the Drop Folder format is set using the Build Number Format... but it doesn't seem to get set correctly.

The directory is:

/PROJECT/1234

whereas I was expecting it to be

/PROJECT/BUILD_20111014.1

as the Build Format Number is set to $(BuildDefinitionName)_$(Date:yyyyMMdd)$(Rev:.r).

Do you have any pointers as to how I get this set up correctly?  Setting the Build format number in the Build Definition doesn't help either.  My Google-Fu is failing me.

Pointers appreciated!

Oct 18, 2011 at 3:10 PM

The problem turned out to be that the XAML file that comes with this project puts the updates to the BuildNumber too late in the process.  Moving the creation of the drop folder to AFTEr the build number is calculated fixed the issue.

Coordinator
Oct 18, 2011 at 3:12 PM

That is exactly it.

I had intended to respond with the instructions on how to make that change (or just update the code), but you beat me too it :)

 

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That is exactly it.

 

I was meaning to

Oct 18, 2011 at 3:13 PM

Cool! Thanks for the confirmation. :-)

Dec 16, 2011 at 9:53 AM

Hi,

First of all, thanks for this excellent package. This has indeed reduced lot of my time customizing it.

It would be good if we can post the updated workflow as part of the download itself. Thanks.

Regards,

Kishan

Dec 16, 2011 at 9:53 AM

Hi,

First of all, thanks for this excellent package. This has indeed reduced lot of my time customizing it.

It would be good if we can post the updated workflow as part of the download itself. Thanks.

Regards,

Kishan

Apr 18, 2012 at 8:08 AM

Hi,

Can somebody post the exact steps to fix the build script please?

Regards

Amit

 

Apr 18, 2012 at 8:09 AM
vaccano wrote:

That is exactly it.

I had intended to respond with the instructions on how to make that change (or just update the code), but you beat me too it :)

 

That is exactly it.

 

I was meaning to


Could you please send me the updated script?

 

Amit

May 16, 2012 at 5:18 PM

Is there an updated script yet?

If not can I please get more information on how to change the existing one to solve the build number problem.

Thanks

Coordinator
May 29, 2012 at 5:50 PM

I have created a new version that should have this issue fixed.