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Git-TF Getting Started With Git To TF...

Git-TF Getting Started With Git To TFS Integration

Having been using TFS for source control for a while I have learnt that some things in TFS should really be avoided like branching and merging, I think most people that have attempted this have been burnt in the past!  Other things that I find irritating in TFS: The concept of workspaces and having readonly […]

Team City Low Disk Space – Vers...

Team City Low Disk Space – VersionControl.config is not valid and cannot be loaded.

Our Team City 7.1 server ran out of disk space recently and then proceeded to throw the follow error message: TFS failed. ExitCode: 1, Stdout:: TFS Native Verifier v7.1 Copyright (C) 2006-2012 JetBrains s.r.o.Running under .NET Framework 4.0.30319.269INFO – Use Tfs from JetBrains.TeamCity.Tfs.Tfs10AccessorTFS Native Accessor v7.1 Copyright (C) 2006-2012 JetBrains s.r.o.INFO – Connecting to server […]

Team City Missing VCS plugins on agen...

Team City Missing VCS plugins on agent: TFS

Had a funny one today with TeamCity after upgrading to 7.1:  Failed to collect changes, error: TFS failed. ExitCode: -1, Stdout:: , Stderr:: , Exception:: com.intellij.execution.process.ProcessNotCreatedException: Cannot run program “C:\TeamCity\webapps\ROOT\WEB-INF\plugins\.unpacked\tfs\bin\tfs-native.exe” (in directory “C:\TeamCity\webapps\ROOT\WEB-INF\plugins\.unpacked\tfs\bin”): CreateProcess error=2, The system cannot find the file specified   After investigating I discovered that the TFS plugin was not unzippped correctly. […]