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  1. Allow Variables to be Version Controlled

    Imagine you have a connection string variable and you want to update it. You would update the variable and redeploy, however if you made a mistake (edited the wrong variable or the new connection string was not live yet) then you cannot roll back. This is even more of a problem if the variable is sensitive as you can't copy it beforehand.

    I would like to be able to version octopus variables, this would include:
    - Who
    - When
    - When deployed
    - The ability to roll back/forward.

    At the moment we have to source control much of this type…

    67 votes
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      4 comments  ·  Deployment features  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Scheduled deployments allow select release versions

      Hi,
      We would like to select certain release versions in the scheduled deployment triggers similar to how we create a new release and can select a release version
      Currently it doesn't seem to be possible and it uses only the latest release
      Hope this can added in the next Octopus release
      Thanks,
      KK

      16 votes
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      • Option to hide Spaces in navigation

        Just upgraded to 2019.1 - the Spaces navigation item bothers me a lot. We only have one space, and don’t want more spaces (and won’t upgrade our license), yet I can’t seem to find an option to remove this. Something to add under Configuration > Features?

        15 votes
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          2 comments  ·  Setup/administration  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Show the Project name on HTML Title instead of "Overview - Octopus Deploy"

          When you navigate to a project, you get to the Overview page as a start. When you open up many projects at once (cause a change triggered multiple CI for example, which should be deployed) all of them will show "Overview - Octopus Deploy" in the HTML title and as such it's also what's displayed on the browser tabs:

          You loose the ability to distinguish between these tabs. It also means that if you bookmark multiple projects then you'll have to change their title manually to have a valuable label for them. You have to click around them to figure…

          7 votes
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          • Disable Chrome AutoFill on inputs

            The chrome autofill gets in the way of dropdowns/multi-selects. There is not the ability for a user to disable autofill for specific websites, but this is supposed to work on the developer side:

            https://stackoverflow.com/questions/40200130/how-to-disable-chrome-to-autofill-username-email-password/40200269#40200269

            6 votes
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            • Deployment Steps - Loop Step with variable

              Hi,
              I have a service/container and I want to launch it in the same machine a number of times (variable to be applied per environment/tenant) .

              Do you have something for this? Can you put this?

              4 votes
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              • Enable worker pool support for 'Deploy a Package' step

                We have nearly a dozen client/WPF projects that primarily consist of backing up a directory and then overwriting it with an updated package (size ranging from 20-350MB). Each of these projects push their packages to 20 remote servers, but the servers cannot host tentacles due to our security policies, so we run the steps from one of our Octopus hosts (via tentacle installed alongside the manager service). This is slow and expensive on the Octopus host, especially when there are many other deploys underway. Worst of all, it forces steps to deploy in serial versus parallel because all steps are…

                11 votes
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                  0 comments  ·  Deployment features  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Support Azure Service Fabric Mesh

                  The Service Fabric Mesh deployment model is in public preview since a couple of months back and GA is expected this spring. Being mainly ARM template and container based, the SF Mesh deployment is probably possible to accompish by custom scripts today, but good out of the box support in OD would be very valuable.

                  13 votes
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                  • Integrate Octopus deploy project variables with Azure Key Vault

                    So sensitive project variables will be referenced from Azure Key Vault instead of being stored in octopus.

                    https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/services/key-vault

                    3357461 - 'Azure Resource Manager Key Vault support' was only about ARM template Key Vault support.
                    17973586 - 'Integrate Octopus deploy with secrets managment system Vault' is similar to this issue only for https://www.vaultproject.io

                    This idea is similar to
                    https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/vsts/build-release/concepts/library/variable-groups?view=vsts#link-secrets-from-an-azure-key-vault-as-variables

                    99 votes
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                      2 comments  ·  Integration  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Allow specifying Tentacle name in Azure Resource Manager Template extension

                      When using the Azure ARM template Octopus Tentacle extension, it would be nice to be able to override the tentacle name. It currently uses the computer name, which sometimes is not the best name for the tentacle

                      6 votes
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                      • Make target roles variable

                        Let target roles be bindable like most other fields.

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                        • Integrate Octopus with ServiceNow

                          the ability to integrate ServiceNow form approve or change approve to trigger octopus deploy

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                            1 comment  ·  Integration  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Kubernetes Ingress doesn't allow to configure TLS

                            Allow kubernetes ingress to specify TLS configuration.

                            12 votes
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                              0 comments  ·  Deployment features  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Display operating system version information on the Deployment Targets page

                              It would be useful to see what operating system and potentially which .net framework versions are installed on a deployment target. I've got a variety of different server versions and in order to pick a baseline .net framework version I need to work out the oldest OS.

                              17 votes
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                                0 comments  ·  Setup/administration  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Add Auto-Logout Timeout for Users

                                As an administrator of our Octopus server I'd like to assign auto-logout interval for our users after a period of inactivity.

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                                • Add security secret cleansing to Artifacts

                                  When Octopus attaches Artifacts it does not screen the for any secrets or credentials as such these can often compromise accounts etc that are used to create that Artifact, depending on what it is and how its made.

                                  It would be great if before Octopus attached the Artifact it looked to screen and cleanse the Artifact of potential Secrets there fore reducing the risk of it been used for security exploits etc.

                                  11 votes
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                                  • Specify Service Name in Ingress Host Rule

                                    Currently, when creating an Ingress Host Rule, you can only specify the "Path" and the "Service port". The Service Name appears to be calculated for you. Why not let the user specify the name?

                                    One use case where providing the Service Name is critical is when using Ingress Annotations for the AWS ALB Ingress. An action annotation can be provided on the Ingress to tell the ALB Ingress Controller to create a specific action on the ALB. For example, an SSL redirect action. The annotation must be named "alb.ingress.kubernetes.io/actions.my-custom-action-name". Then in the host rule you specify the desired path (for…

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                                    • Supply a list of project variables for powershell

                                      Currently in powershell scripts, the only list of variables is $OctopusParameters, but this list includes all the built-in Octopus parameters as well.

                                      It would be really nice to be able to reference only the variables defined in the current project during a deployment.

                                      Something like $OctopusProjectVariables

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                                        • Verify a user's database permissions prior to attempting the database upgrade

                                          If a user runs an Octopus Deploy installer and has some of the permissions necessary to upgrade the database, but not all, the database can be left in a broken state. Verifying all the permissions are correct before making any changes would prevent this broken state, which is most likely to occur by accident.

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