12 10, 2011

TFS 2010 SP1 Upgrade Bug May Cause Warehouse Update to Fail with Error TF221122

By | 2011-10-12T10:15:32+00:00 October 12th, 2011|Team Foundation Server, Visual Studio 2010 Team Foundation Server|1 Comment

Applying TFS 2010 SP1 may, in rare instances, cause an error which prevents the data warehouse (and, by extension, the analysis cube) from updating work item information beyond the date and time at which the SP1 was installed.  This means all work item reports will freeze at the date in which TFS 2010 SP1 was [...]

12 07, 2011

Constructing the iteration path in TFS

By | 2011-07-12T10:12:26+00:00 July 12th, 2011|Team Foundation Server, Visual Studio 2010 Team Foundation Server, Visual Studio ALM|5 Comments

I had a situation where I had to go directly into the database and determine the work items that fell into a certain category and where they showed up on my long range plan (which iteration). It turns out that the iteration path isn’t easily accessible directly in the database. There are a number of [...]