Questions tagged [git]

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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Team Foundation Server as source control for Salesforce Project?

Does anybody has experience on using Team Foundation Server as source control for Salesforce project? We are currently using Git but management wants to start using TFS as source control going ...
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Using GIT in Salesforce

I just tried to use GIT as our version control system. I went through following dreamforce tutorial by John Stevenson: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9P6ti5zQvRQ I was able to create a GIT account ...
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SFDX VCS repository setup with both DX and metadata source

Is there a best practise how to organize git repository with both dx source format (using unlocked packages) and metadata format? If there would be few projects started with DX source development and ...
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merge tool for salesforce profiles - can it be done?

I am implementing git for our salesforce team. I've got some slick python scripts that retrieve/deploy to the cloud and it's all good except for a few situations which are pretty painful. I hope ...
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Jenkins Pipeline - sfdx folder not found

I'm trying to setup a Jenkins Pipeline for our SFDX CI process on a Jenkins instance. I've successfully added the custom tool I can successfully create a new scratch org via ${toolbelt} folder as ...
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Errors while running job through cloudbees, on the org the deployment succeeds

We have are using cloudbees to deploy to salesforce using ant. While deploying to an org we get the following error, but if we check on the sandbox, the deployment actually proceeds. Because of the ...
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how do you avoid “meta.xml” files from being deleted during a merge

i find that the working of git removes the meta.xml of the apex classes. Here is what i have, dev branch with 2 feature branches. And in the dev branch, there were 2 apex classes.So the files in the ...
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How to change the lead layout to default layout using ANT

I have a requirement to enable the default button for Lead Layout using ANT tool. This is my Package.xml file <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <Package xmlns="http://soap.sforce.com/...
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Script to bulk git-add changes to permissionsets/profiles

I use git for revision control of my Salesforce metadata. I often make minor changes (adding or removing a class, field, etc) that have massive repercussions on all PermissionSet and Profile metadata ...
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How do I re-create my Mavenmate project and preserve Git history?

I have been developing a SF project using Mavensmate and Sublime Text. The code is in Git and hosted on Bitbucket. I had to move to a different Sandbox to continue working but something is not right ...
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Get Metadata Last Modified by into GIT without check in/out

I am passively pulling out the metadata periodically and pushing it into GIT. No issues there. This is not full blown CI, more to ensure we have source control around all our metadata. Is it ...
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Missing UserPermissions in Profiles and Missing workflow

I'm missing a UserPermission for "Files Connect Cloud" after a Clean in Sublime Text 3 when using Mavensmate. I'm trying to Edit the project to add the missing metadata but I cannot find what metadata ...
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Eclipse: Not pointing to the correct Git Directory

I'm having a lot of issues trying to set up my Git Repo. I'm going through the "Clone Git Repository" option and provided the right URI, password, etc. However, as soon as I click next (see image 2 ...
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'Couldn't retrieve the design time component information for component' error

My circleci build fails when deploying a lightning app called workforce monitor which is added to our consoles. Error deploy_build/flexipages/eco_sales_UtilityBar.flexipage eco_sales_UtilityBar We ...
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Version control for Salesforce CPQ

Does anyone know what the most technically feasible approach is currently for managing Salesforce CPQ configuration in a version control system (e.g., Git)? We currently have most of our metadata ...
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xcode and heroku

Can we use heroku git with xcode source control? I tried using ssh I get following error. failed to start SSH session: Unable to exchange encryption keys Also it could not authenticate using user name ...
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Versioning project on github

I'm trying to store my project on github using Force.com IDE Tool (ant). I have created a new command to store my project on github defining it in the build.xml file: <macrodef name = "git"> ...
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merging profiles from different branches/orgs

would appreciate some suggestions on this problem I'm having. Essentially it has to do with making a change to a profile, say a field permission and then propagating that through the other ...
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Using Eclipse Kepler and installed EGit plugin, but not getting git option in Team

I am not getting git option in Open Perspective window. Not sure why. I am trying to get the git repository connected. I am new to git and want to learn how to do this. I have gone through the article ...
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Cloned Git Repostiory and MavensMate [Does not work]

There are similar questions. But, the answers do not work. Please advise. I followed these steps few times. However, was not able to create MavensMate Project. Cloned repo on local(To MMWorkspace). ...
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Saving code edits to Salesforce & GitHub Gists simultaneously

I currently use a slightly crude combination GitHub Gists + GitHub Desktop + Atom to save backups of my Apex code & to keep track of my revision history. Plus MavensMate with Atom to edit my code, ...
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Not able to commit force.com project to Bitbucket due to specific error

I have added a force.com project to eclipse, but when i am trying to push/commit the entire project to bitbucket master branch it's giving me the following specific error - Following is the project ...
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Automation Deployment of Declarative and Imperative Components

This is a slightly large Architectural question. Within Salesforce you have many components. Those components are either declarative or imperative (like APEX and VF). As implementations get larger the ...