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Pay attention to your TFS main and update version when downloading the setup. If the main and update version of your TFS does not match the version specified with the setup - the plugin may not work!
Configuring the TFS ci plugin to connect to ALM Octane
Before you configure the connection:
Configure the setup
During the msi setup Enter the following information in the relevant fields:
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Team Foundation Server 15.0\Application Tier\TFSJobAgent\Plugins\
Location: http://myServer.myCompany.com:8081/ui/?p=1002 where 1002 is your shared space id and 8081 is the ALM Octane port service port
Client ID/Secret: Ask the ALM Octane shared space admin for an API access Client ID and Client secret. The plugin uses these for authentication when communicating with ALM Octane
PAT (TFS Personal access token): The token should be configured by TFS admin (see PAT ). PAT minimal permission set should contain :
After the connection is set up, open ALM Octane, define a CI server and create pipelines. For details, see Integrate with your CI server in the ALM Octane Help.
Administer the plugin
There are several operations that can be performed to monitor plugin health from the browser.
Through the main configuration url (http://localhost:4567/) it is possible to perform the following :
The urls are available only from the localhost address.
http://localhost:4567/ Plugin configuration main page
http://localhost:4567/logs Plugin logs list
http://localhost:4567/logs/last Last plugin logs
http://localhost:4567/config Configure plugin connection settings
Plugin logs are located in C:\Users\Public\Documents\OctaneTfsPlugin\logs
Contribute to the TFS plugin
For TFS 2018
For TFS 2017
For TFS 2015
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