starting up long running process holding off deployment process
We've had multiple teams running into this problem in their deployments/runbooks.
When starting up a long running process (i.e. Start-Process Some.exe), Octopus deployment step never completes until the process on remote target ends.
Currently, the recommended workaround is wrapping the server process in a Windows scheduled task.
As described here:
It would be helpful if this functionality was added as out-of-box.
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