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Where can I find Microsoft.TeamFoundation.Build.Client in Visual Studio 2015?

tfs,msbuild,visual-studio-2015,tfs2015
I have a clean windows installation with just Visual Studio 2015 installed and I'm looking to find the Microsoft.TeamFoundation.Build.Client assembly? I'm wondering if it has now been made obsolete with the upcoming vNext Build or if the namespace moved? or something else? The MSDN documentation only goes up to Visual...

What is the safest path and order of operations for TFS 2012 to TFS 2013 or TFS 2015 RC upgrade and hardware migration?

sql-server,tfs,tfs2013,tfsintegrationplatform,tfs2015
I have a working TFS 2012 installation. It runs SQL Server 2008R2 and whatever version of SharePoint that comes with TFS 2012. I would like to migrate to one of: TFS 2013 or (preferably) TFS 2015 RC. I would prefer TFS 2015 RC unless there is either a bad hurdle...

Could not load file or assembly while configuring Build vNext Agent

tfs,build,team-build,ctp,tfs2015
When trying to configure a Build vNext agent I keep running into the following exception. Unhandled Exception: System.IO.FileLoadException: Could not load file or assembly 'VsoAgent, Version=14.0.0.0, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=b03f5f7f11d50a3a' or one of its dependencies. Strong name validation failed. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x8013141A) ---> System.Security.SecurityException: Strong name validation failed. (Exception from HRESULT:...

TFS Server plugin fails after upgrade from TFS2012 to TFS2015 RC

plugins,tfs2015
We have just upgraded one of our servers from TFS2012.2 to TFS2015RC. Everything went "smooth", but we are encountering an issue: A while ago we wrote a server side plugin for TFS, which listens to the WorkitemChangedEvent. It implements the ISubscriber interface. The following piece of code was working fine...

TFS 2015 RC Collection upgrade failed

tfs,tfs2015
Today I downloaded and installed new Team Foundation Server 2015 RC from Microsoft. When I started upgrade process everything well fine until Upgrade process started servicing and upgrading collections. I have 2 attached collections. One is exported collection from Visual Studio Online and is small. On this collection process ended...

Getting git items for a particular branch/tag via TFS rest api

tfs,visual-studio-online,tfs2015
Now that TFS 2015 comes with the same new Rest API of VS online, I've taken a look at the API doc: https://www.visualstudio.com/en-us/integrate/api/git/overview One question naturally raised is that most queries do not expose an parameter for git branch or tag (e.g. download /path/to/my/file with tag 'release_v1.0'), which looks like...