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  1. Set tenant "Common Variables" per environment

    As of Octopus 2018.2.3, I'm experiencing a limitation for defining variables per tenant and environment.

    The current ability to define variable templates per project is nice (so we can change the value per environment as the project is deployed to those environments). However, it would be nice to have the ability to define a common variable template that is shared across all projects in the deployment per tenant, but can change per environment.

    I understand this can easily be done via variable sets, but it would be nice to be able to define everything in one place--not simply dividing configured…

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  2. Display more than 3 releases in overview

    Hi,

    The overview page seems to show a variable amount of releases. On one project it is showing 4, where only the oldest and newest deployments were pushed to prod. On another project it is only showing 3, again where the oldest and newest were to production.

    Could we simplify this and just have it show a paginated list of all the releases? You could then use the filters to filter the rows down (rather than columns as it does now, which isn't a filter if we're honest!).

    By doing this it will make this screen much more usable in…

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  3. Add Export/Import buttons in project UI

    We have dev and prod instances of Octopus Deploy. I’ve created a deployment project on the dev and then we needed to copy it to prod. We didn’t find Export/Import buttons in project UI. My colleague opened https://octopus.com/docs/api-and-integration/octo.exe-command-line/export page and told, that it’s too complicated and it will be easier to manually duplicate all steps on the prod Octopus Deploy.

    Could you please add to project Octopus UI Export/Import buttons , that will provide same behaviour as octo.exe CLI. It’s ok to implement just the simplest scenario with default parameters and have a note “if you need more control, use…

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  4. Octopus Cloud - Packages - show total amount of space used

    It would be nice to be able to see how much space packages are taking up for an Octopus Cloud instance and whether you are reaching the max amount allowed. The maximum space allowed in Octopus Cloud is not documented I believe.

    It might be helpful to have this knowledge so we know when to use Octopus Cloud's built-in repository to host packages versus utilizing an external package feed from elsewhere.

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  5. Scope variables by Date

    Add the ability in the variable editor to set a variable value to only be used during a specific date range. Dates should be able to exclude year. "Every Oct, Nov, Dec" for example.

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  6. Move the Load More/Load all buttons to be closer to tenants

    In multi-tenant implementations, the Tenants screen only shows 30 tenants. When the left side list of Tenant types, upgrade rings, hostings, etc, exceeds the height of the list of tenants, the "Load More and Load All" button/link is pushed to the bottom of the page and requires a user to scroll to see there are more tenants to choose from. This has caused us to miss several tenants when making configuration changes because it looks like we are seeing all tenants on the screen.

    I have a screen shot but I don't know how to submit it.

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  7. Ability to disable some standard step templates

    We want to standardize on some templates that all developers can use for their deployments. That because we need to add compliance checks on all code before promoting to Production.
    the 'Run custom script' built-in step is dangerous because that opens the opportunity to do more or less anything.

    As an Octopus admin I want to disable some of the built in step templates.

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  8. Clone channel

    It would be very useful to be able to Clone a Channel.

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  9. Separate Web Portal From Application

    To keep in line with security best practices...

    It would be incredibly useful to be able to separate the Web Portal from the Application server.

    This would allow for greater control and will enable "physical" separations of duties for the administration/configuration items from the deployment items.

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  10. Add last date modified field to Variable Views

    Add a last date modified field on variables. I think it would be very useful, so it's evident where regression may have occurred between releases and so on if someone makes an update in a group access setting. I know the audit table is useful in this regard, but takes significantly more digging to parse. If you really want to get fancy, show the date, and then if you click it, an audit popup of the last n times it was edited, what date, and by whom.

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  11. Implement "next step" and "previous step" buttons

    The idea is to have two buttons on the top of our process steps which allows navigating easily between steps process.

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  12. Copy Tenant variables from one Environment to another

    For every Tenant + Project + Environment combination, there are Tenant variables to fill out. When adding an additional Environment that is to have similar variable values, or if you need to swap out the Environment for a different one, it would be nice to be able to effectively "copy" the Tenant variables from the existing Environment into the new one. Otherwise you are left to manually copy variables.

    Sensitive variables could be tricky but hopefully doable.

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  13. Banner

    It would be great to have an option to have a banner which would allow to make announcements to users. We have over 600 and communicating to them is a challenge. This works great in Atlassian products like Confluence

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  14. Dashboard filter to show specific tenant

    Be able to display tenant specific release/project information on Dashboard

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  15. channel level permissions

    We would like the option to manage permissions for which channels can be used by certain team members within a project. We have DB deployment specific channels stored within the same project as our app deploy, but do not want devs to be able to release on the DB deploy channel. Only DBA's should be able to.

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  16. Allow wildcards in subscription fields

    For installations with lots of things it would be helpful to filter subscription events by wildcards. For example, "Prod*" environments to include all production environments.

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  17. Change project grouping to tags

    Instead of a project only can belong to one Group, most of our Projects are part of a lot of Things. Microservices that both are general and related to a specific solution. Allowing for the possibility to Group components that make out a system and the Octopus user can then select the "perspective" aka tag that reflects their world

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  18. Create Administration Apps for Octopus Deploy for IOS and Android

    As we know this is the era of mobility and mobile apps, I believe that it is the time for Octopus deploy to have its own mobile apps on Android and IOS. This will be of a great added value for the uses to timely interact, support and troubleshoot specially when they traveling, on move, or unable to access their laptops or desktops.

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  19. SSL Certificate Expiry notification with X Number of days

    It would be great to be able to set the number of days for which a Notifcation of an SSL certificate takes place.

    Due to a number of external factors we normally plan SSL replacements 60 days in advance so the 20 day expiry warning that is currently set will not be viable.

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  20. Create jobs for recurring tasks. Use permissions to control task jobs by environment.

    Create task jobs for recurring tasks. Use permissions to control task jobs by environment, project, node.

    The QA Team could be assigned permissions on a task job to run an iisreset on all servers in the QA environment or particular projects in the environment. Dev Leads could restart Windows services on individual nodes in Dev. Right now a user has to be an Octopus admin to run a custom shell script but we don't want the Dev teams to be able to affect production. I'd rather just create a task job so Dev or QA does not mistakenly run the…

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