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Questions related to the use of the Git version control system (VCS) to as part of the Salesforce development process, including, but not exclusively, with Salesforce DX.

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How to create new Illuminated Cloud project from git repo [closed]

Which files should I include in my git repository for creating a new Illuminated Cloud project ?
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Custom Git hunk header for Apex (on GitHub)?

In every Git diff there's this thing called a hunk header at the beginning of the diff section that looks like this: @@ -23,12 +23,10 @@ public with sharing class MyClass { This is nice but not very ...
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VS Code shows modified file

We are working on two types of OS - Windows and Mac. I'm just retrieving code from org and VS Code shows that it is modified, but it doesn't. How to resolve that?
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How to deploy code to SF instance from your branch?

Can I deploy my git branch to salesforce org? Currently, I write my code in vscode and deploy it to org using vscode. If it works, I add that code in the git branch and commit, which gets merged later....
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“Create a Salesforce DX Project” - getting message WARNING: The following metadata isn’t in your org

In the "Develop an App with Salesforce CLI and Source Control" Trailhead I think I'm following the instructions to the letter, but at the "Create a Salesforce DX Project" when I ...
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How do I download & setup Git Bash, for Windows & VSCode?

I don't know where to get GIT Bash from and how to set it up. I am asking because the answers were not found or not obvious, install was a bit of an unknown, hence this might help someone else, so I ...
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Error when deploying discord.py bot to Heroku: pathspec 'rewrite' did not match any file(s) known to git

so when I'm trying to deploy my discord.py bot to Heroku, it shows following error when executing the last command: > error: pathspec 'rewrite' did not match any file(s) known to git I already ...
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Permission Set: Existing other OLS/FLS permissions are wiped off in Production

Deployment: We deployed a custom permission set through Copado tool to Production and the git commit for this permission set contains 2 FLS permissions on User object. The scenario here is - other OLS/...
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jsconfig.json in sfdx project

Let's say we have got (for some reasons) from git jsconfig.json file in /lwc directory. My questions are : for what purposes do we need to use this file at all in project? i can see in include ...
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How to solve the Custom Metadata Markdown Mix-Up in SFDX?

So I just converted one of my older repositories to SFDX and I noticed that custom metadata has the extension .md which pre-SFDX wasn't a problem because a -meta.xml was appended. Now basically the ...
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Best Pretter Formatting Structure for Unlocked Package structure

I am moving towards an unlocked package structure on the Org I work on. The instance was inherited and did not have any version control so seems like 2 birds with one stone. I've always used Prettier (...
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.gitignore for various IDEs

So I searched almost everywhere for a reasonable .gitignore that also covers multiple IDEs while also making it clear which is which. The examples I found so far a poorly structured and do not ...
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Should some parts of an org NOT be versioned in SFDX?

So, with the move to DX and the source format we can and probably should version much more than we previously did with the metadata format. Objects obviously are a pretty obvious and mandatory choice ...
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Do I need to version package.xml?

Before DX I always had this in my .gitignore: /src/package.xml Now I am migrating to DX and a package.xml got created in my root somehow. Back in the days, I excluded the file because I thought that ...
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RPC failed; Curl 56 OpenSSL error when deploying app to heroku

I keep getting the following error when i try to push my application using heroku. numerating objects: 62, done. Counting objects: 100% (62/62), done. Delta compression using up to 12 threads ...
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convert existing git repo to sfdx project

I have an existing git repo with Salesforce metadata in it that I've been using for the last couple years. It's not a sfdx project, it's just what is returned when using the metadata api. I'd like to ...
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Underline character is misbehaving in MINGW64 Bash

I have been seeing this during the past month. By checking the standard CMD terminal I realized the issue is only happening in MINGW64 Bash: MINGW64 Bash: Win CMD: I remember not having issues so ...
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Document/Static Resource URLS in Email Templates in Source Control

Let's say that I have a Document or a Static Resource which stores an image that I use in an email template. The .email file within my project directory will have something that looks like this: <...
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Profile Access to Activity Custom Fields via git

I have a added a custom field in Activity object and gave read only access to a specific profile. We are having git and Jenkins to deploy these files. Below is the profile definition with adding the ...
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Revert changes from git using VSCode

noob question from someone who just started using VSCode and SFDX for Salesforce development. When you make changes to a project, git tracks those changes, this is nothing new. But when you want to ...
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What files absolutely belong in a SFDX repository?

So - with SFDX there are tons of files being generated. Default files like gitattributes should obviously go there, package.xml already seems to be handled differently and then there are files ....
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Do you actually need a develop branch when using git? [closed]

So I know that basically every git project hast a master and a develop branch. This works for most of my Salesforce projects except for one. In that project, there are no releases - 99% of the time it'...
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Is it viable to version all metadata nowadays?

Before SFDX I only versioned just the code (classes, components, objects, pages, triggers, and sometimes staticresources) in all of my projects and I saw many other projects doing the same. This ...
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Tracking managed package in source control

I have a managed package that I am testing in my sandbox from the App Exchange. I am also writing some custom classes that depend on resources in this managed package. I want to track these changes in ...
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Set up Git in IntelliJ with Illuminated Cloud

I’m new to source control (git in our case) and have just set up a development flow with CI using Gearset. That’s all well and good (and working fine). But, I also want to set up VCS within my IDE (...
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TFVC vs GIT For Salesforce [closed]

We are planning to use CICD for Salesforce development, for that we are going to use TFS. In TFS we can create both TFVS and GIT type of repository. What is the difference between these two with ...
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Cannot pull from scratch org after discard changes in visual studio code

I use git and sfdx with vs code. I have a scratch org where I made changes to the roles. I did sfdx pull source from scratch org. But I discarded the changes thinking I can pull them again from ...
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Connecting a Clone Git Repo With An Existing Sandbox Org

I have a repo (based in bitbucket) that I have cloned. How can I connect my cloned repo with my sandbox environment? My IDE is VS Code. In the past I have created a new project from manifest - ...
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How to upload to gitlab repo? [closed]

Ok, so i have been trying to get this working and its driving me nuts. All want to do is take my project in vscode and upload it to a branch in gitlab. Here is a list of things i have done : Set ...
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GIT Auto-Fetch Not Updating Org

I am finally making the transition from Eclipse-->SVN to Visual Studio Code-->GIT for SFDC development. One major issue: When you refreshed from your SVN repo into Eclipse the code was not only ...
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same object multiple teams

I have a standard object , that is being used by multiple teams . Team A creates some custom fields on it and Team B also creates some fields on the same object . Currently these two teams have ...
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Metadata shown as modified When Pulled from Sandbox

When I retrieve metadata from my sandbox through a package.xml,there are lot of files(Classes, fields, Aura etc) that are shown as modified(M) in my local repository but when I try to check the diff,...
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Source Control Metadata Types

I'm looking for recommendations on what metadata types to track when getting started using source control. Is it better to start with only code related metadata (apex, vf pages, lightning) and to ...
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Insufficient access rights on cross-reference id when reverting a flow in CI/CD pipeline

I'm super new to development workflow using Git and Visual Studio Code. In our company, the deployment of code and configurations are done via Azure Dev Ops CI/CD pipeline. When I deployed a new flow, ...
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Deploy code to a refreshed sandbox

I'm currently managing my code in git. We are about to refresh all sandboxes, so all changes that aren't in production will be deleted. However, they are in git. Therefore, git is more updated than ...
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CI/CD in Salesforce using Azure dev ops

I am quite new to CI/CD in salesforce, so I have a very basic level of question. so far I have completed the below steps to set up CI/CD created a repo in Azure dev. cloned the repo in local file ...
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Pushing to a remote branch on GitLab from Jenkins for a Salesforce SFDX Project [closed]

I am setting a Pipeline for a Salesforce project and wants to create a Job that refreshes a particular branch with Master Branch and PUSH it back to the remote GitLab repo hosted inside our data ...
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Single Source of Truth for Org Development Model [closed]

I think that the SSoT (single source of truth) is VCS (e.g. Git) Am I right?
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Copy file to Docker executor on Circleci for SFDX project

I have a SFDX project on github which is linked to circleci. I'm using docker executor in circleci. Now I don't want to create a new scratch org everytime my workflow runs on circleci after a commit. ...
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Simplify Git bash CLI steps to commit the code to Github [closed]

I Would like simplify the below steps to commit code to Github. Please share any suggestions Step to Commit and Push code from local folder to repository through terminal. Move to Full retrieve ...
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ERROR: Failed to decipher auth data. reason: Unsupported state or unable to authenticate data

I am getting this error: Failed to decipher auth data. reason: Unsupported state or unable to authenticate data. Anytime I try to run a sfdx force:auth, force:org:display, force:org:open command....
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Unable to connect to Heroku git, ssh connection fails [closed]

Created a new heroku account, adding SSH keys to Trying to configure Herokugit, accepted the default key (id_rsa) as the public key, changed the permissions to 600 as it complained its not secure. Now ...
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Versionning changes in Preprod sandbox Salesforce Visual Studio without Scratch org

I am a Salesforce developer, Previously, I only used the Developer Console Now I would like to use Visual Studio. I would do versioning without using Scratch Org, is it possible? To do this, I would ...
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SDLC with data-dependent applications (CPQ and FSL)

I'm looking for best practices for a SDLC workflow given the following scenario: Team consists of a mix of point-and-click admins and developers Project is based around CPQ or FSL where data is used ...
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Git workflow on teams with point and click admins

When working on projects with a mix of developers and point and click admins in different sandboxes, how do you pull in the admin's metadata changes to the git repository without pulling in every ...
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We could not confirm that you authenticated to your Dev Hub org using JWT-based auth flow with the 'DreamHouse_demo' Connected App

Build an Automated CI/CD Pipeline with GitLab We could not confirm that you authenticated to your Dev Hub org using JWT-based auth flow with the 'DreamHouse_demo' Connected App. I am doing the ...
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Advantage of incremental delivery

We are using a full strategy to deliver our package in production (we make a package with all metadata) and we hesitate to switch to an incremental strategy (send package only with metadata we create/ ...
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Working with GIT and org code in VS code for a single sandbox

We have our existing code repository in GitHub. This code is in folder structure resembling eclipse IDE forlder structure(or probably they call it metadata structure), like src --> classes --> myclass....
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Should I source code an entire org with SFDX or just projects separately?

I'm trying set up a development model in our organization using SFDX and scratch orgs. Following the SFDX Trailhead modules, I see that only the particular project at hand is being sourced. How ...
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How does one keep multiple dev sandboxes up to date with the upper lifecycles?

Currently there is a gap in our CICD process in my opinion. We have multiple teams working in multiple dev environments, when code is finished in an environment it is then merged into the development ...