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  1. Extract variables into Variable Sets

    I'd like to be able to pick a few variables and either move them to a variable set, or extract a variable set out of them.
    It's particularly useful when I want to share sensitive variables between projects.

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  2. Viewing variables for a release should evaluate nested variables

    I regularly use nested variables to minimise the number of variable changes I must make between environments. Consider something like this:

    data source=#{Database.Server};initial catalog=#{Database.Name};#{Database.Auth};

    This allows me to just specify simple variables for the DB server, the DB name and the type of auth being used, without having to construct a connectionstring every time (and probably making the odd mistake).

    It would be great if I could see the fully-evaluated variables when i click "Show variables" on a release - or at least have a switch between the raw variables and evaluated variables.

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  3. Ability to reorder step template parameters

    It would be nice to have the option to reorder step template parameters just like one can reorder the environments.

    Right now step template parameters are displayed in the same order they have been created. If one does not pay attention to the order at that time then I can only export the json string, change the parameter order, delete the step template and reimport my modified version.

    Also if a step template is modified at a later time and parameters are added or removed, then the order of the parameters might be now incorrect. Imagine that I want to…

    134 votes
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  4. Add support to octo.exe to clone projects

    We are working with projects as templates and thus almost always start from a template which we clone.

    To reduce the manual steps involved in the process it would be nice to be able to clone a project using octo.exe

    23 votes
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  5. The order of the of the Config Files transform, replace and substitue should the same as the executing order.

    if you deploy a nuget you have various options to change config or other files with transformation and replacings.

    In the UI the Order is

    Configuration variables
    Configuration transforms
    Substitute variables in files

    But in the Process executing it is

    Substitute variables in files
    Configuration transformation
    Configuration variables

    please change to UI to reflect the process.

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  6. Clarify boolean logic of tenants & tenant tags on deployment targets

    Multiple users at my company have encountered a fairly dangerous deployment target configuration behavior that isn't very clear in the UI. When you configure tenants and tenant tags on a deployment target, the logic is:

    Specific tenants OR (tenants tagged <abc> AND <xyz> AND <etc.>).

    The dangerous part is the OR. At first glance, beginners at my company have assumed that the tenant and tenant tag fields all have an AND relationship, so they select a specific tenant and various tenant tags that apply to that tenant. They assume this is straightforward, so they don't click the preview button that…

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  7. Allow retention policies for packages only

    Retention policies are great because our storage usage is getting insane with our hundreds of projects. Retention policies aren't being used because the release history/audit trail of previous releases is considered too valuable to remove.

    Implement a package-only retention policy where old packages can be automatically removed, but without the need to delete associated releases first.

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  8. Octopus Cloud - Packages - shift click support with packages

    It would be nice if you could shift + click to select a range of packages to delete in the Library > Packages for a given package.

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  9. 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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  10. It would be convenient if the Tenant had a Description field for explanatory text.

    It would be convenient if the Tenant had a Description field for additional text describing the purpose of the Tenant. (Much like the Projects that have a Description field to provide extra info.)

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  11. Default channel should be configurable

    when we have channels, you can select to group by channels or no grouping. We want it possible to per project or per user to be configurable what grouping to use.

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  12. Certificates are too restrictive for Tenants

    Currently if you choose "Include only in tenanted deployments" when adding a new Certificate to your library you are required to:

    A) Select all of the tenants to be associated with that Certificate
    B) Select a Tenant Tag to associate with the cert

    This is restrictive. Why can't all Tenants just have access to the Certificate? When you only do Tenanted deployments you have to remember to tag the newly created tenant or go back to the cert and add them to the list. Its cumbersome to maintain.

    There should be a toggle for ALL tenants on the cert.

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  13. export custom role permissions

    We have a use-case whereby we need the same permission sets for a custom role across multiple instances of Octopus. So when setting up a new Octopus instance it would be great to be able to export that custom role from one instance and apply it to the other.

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  14. Synchronize external security groups task should ignore users that are disabled in check,

    Currently task "Synchronize external security groups" flags all non-existant users with a warning/error. This is the case even if the user has been disabled. the check should do either: Ignore user if disabled and not in "AD" or report error if user exists in "AD" but is disabled in octopus.

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    Change the icon on the dashboard for deployments stuck on actual Manual Intervention steps and ones stuck on Guidance Failure steps

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  16. White background behind logos

    I added over 60 logos in an earlier version of octopus, many had white backgrounds rather than transparent, now they all look a bit off against the pale grey background.

    Ok ... this is a tiny thing but thought I'd mention it.

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  17. Package Library Wildcard Search

    When searching for a Package in the Library permit the use of wildcards to optimise the searches.

    We have prefixed our packages with the names of our clients and it would be great to view all packages where acme* would return all acme packages

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  18. Add the ability to group tenants

    I think it would be a good idea to have the option of grouping tenants for the purpose of organisation and not deployment:

    * A group does not have the functionality other than to group items
    * Grouping is optional and you would always be able to interact with tenants in the same way you do now
    * Groups have a name, description and maybe an image
    * A group can contain tenants and/or other groups
    * Tenants do not need to be in a group
    * Being in a group does not functionally affect the tenant

    The scenario:

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  19. Filtering tasks for Success with Warning

    The Tasks screen has various filters, but the appears no way to filter to display only the Successful task that had warnings. I was to be able to audit warnings periodically to uncover common flake issues and maybe address them.

    This is using v2018.3

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  20. Allow customisation of the CSP Security Header

    Or let images come from any source.

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