BuildMaster 4.0 Beta Released

Now before you upgrade, please note that ...

BuildMaster 4.0.0 is a beta release.

That said, our beta releases are quite stable (we use them internally), and we do support users who choose to upgrade sooner.

To install or upgrade, simply download BuildMaster and run the installer.

Make sure to check out the BuildMaster 4.0 Overview to learn what's in this beta, and what will be coming. Here are the specific items we changed in this beta:

  • BM-1203 - Add BuildMaster 4 Upgrade Checklist
  • BM-1202 - Allow CommandLineAction To export BuildMaster Variables
  • BM-1196 - Silent Agent Installation
  • BM-1193 - SMTP settings page should be modal
  • BM-1190 - Hide provider type field on Download Change Script Deployment Tool page unless there are at least two
  • BM-1189 - Improve Compare Directories Report action
  • BM-1186 - HTTP actions should be in BuildMasterExtensions
  • BM-1185 - Add Set Variable from File action
  • BM-1184 - Install Service with "Auto Recover"
  • BM-1182 - Database Action Logging Improvements
  • BM-1181 - FIX: Reject Current Build in First Environment checkbox is always disabled on Create Build page
  • BM-1180 - FIX: Cannot set variable to non-default value directly on Create New Release page
  • BM-1179 - FIX: Can set variable values for a deployed release
  • BM-1178 - FIX: Can edit canceled/deployed releases by entering release number in the create release page
  • BM-1177 - Edit Release page should explain why workflows can't be changed when the dropdown is disabled
  • BM-1173 - Improve UI Validation Errors w/ Custom Validator Styling
  • BM-1172 - Remove History Links from Main Application Navigation
  • BM-1171 - New Filter String Controls
  • BM-1170 - Database/ChangeScripts UI Tweaks
  • BM-1169 - Rename CoreEx Configuration Values
  • BM-1167 - Web/Service Restart Control
  • BM-1166 - Proxy settings page should be modal
  • BM-1165 - Restart Service When Changing Proxy Configuration
  • BM-1163 - FIX: Spacing on Server Overview Page
  • BM-1161 - Add "OFF" status to Servers
  • BM-1157 - Log ServerId when AgentUpdate is Unable to Connect to Server
  • BM-1156 - Display current directory provider on log in page
  • BM-1155 - Log warning message when capturing empty artifacts
  • BM-1154 - TimePicker Control
  • BM-1153 - Do not display "Reject Current..." on Create New Build w/o MultipleActive Builds Enabled
  • BM-1152 - Add Create Release Note action
  • BM-1151 - Hide "Deployables" Concept When Only 1 Deployable
  • BM-1150 - Display release name instead of number when not empty
  • BM-1147 - Add "Reject All Active Builds" Button to Edit Release
  • BM-1146 - Have Add Promotion Requirement Page display as modal
  • BM-1145 - Add multiple workflows to the application navigation bar
  • BM-1144 - Rewrite Create New Application Page
  • BM-1143 - Add ComboBox Control
  • BM-1095 - Upgrade JQuery, remove Wijmo controls
  • BM-1090 - Improve integrated web server configuration from command line
  • BM-1069 - Refactor the Execution In Progress Page
  • BM-901 - FIX: URL-trigger build with basic authentication does not work with integrated web server
  • BM-900 - Change ReleaseNumber Sorting

To learn more about how we distinguish between major, minor, and maintenance releases, make sure to check out KB#1059 - When should I update?