Category Archives: Features

TeamHackCity: What a bunch of TeamCity Developers got up to in 2 weeks

In September, after having released TeamCity 7.1 and before getting to discussing the plans for version 8.0 we took a pause and organized an internal TeamCity plugin contest for TeamCity team only. A two-week hackathon where all TeamCity developers could … Continue reading

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Incremental testing with TeamCity

When you build a large project, it is often important that previously built components that are still up-to-date are not rebuilt. Otherwise, if all targets are built every time, each build will take a long time to complete. The longer … Continue reading

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Now we see dead code too!

“I see dead code” – .NET developers all over the world know this slogan due to incredible code analysis feature provided by JetBrains ReSharper. One of the most wanted TeamCity features was to have .NET inspections results right on build server. Starting with … Continue reading

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Fail build on specific log message

Previously described Fail build on metric change feature is not the only new way of controlling build status and detecting build failures. In TeamCity 7.0 we introduce one more useful feature that allows to mark build as failed, in case when … Continue reading

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Opening TeamCity 7.0 EAP (build 20184)

Look out world, we have just opened early access program for the next TeamCity version: code name Faradi. That means you can download the first TeamCity 7.0 build right away and try all the cool features that are in it. … Continue reading

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Fail build on metric change in TeamCity 7.0

One of TeamCity’s remarkable features is a possibility to analyze the code of your application, find duplicates, show corresponding reports and charts. You can calculate code coverage metrics, run code inspections, and see results right in the TeamCity’s UI. And … Continue reading

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Forthcoming Gradle Support

Java build tools are evolving constantly. Good old tools become better, while new tools appear frequently. One of the new ones, called Gradle, aims to bring together powers of Ant, Maven, Ivy, and spice them up with Groovy language. From … Continue reading

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Overriding Template Settings

It’s quite a typical case when you need to create several more or less similar build configurations in TeamCity, for example, to run builds in different environments, or create a separate build configuration for release builds, etc. Of course, you … Continue reading

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Separate Runners for .NET Test Frameworks

Have you already tried multiple runners in latest TeamCity 6.0 EAP builds? If you have, there’s no need to repeat that now you can split the build procedure into steps and add as many build runners to be invoked sequentially … Continue reading

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TeamCity Visual Studio add-in feat. JetBrains ReSharper

In the latest TeamCity 6.0 EAP we’ve added new feature to Visual Studio add-in. Now it is tightly integrated with another popular JetBrains product – ReSharper! So if you have both ReSharper 5.0 (or later) and TeamCity add-in installed, you … Continue reading

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