BuildMaster 4.0 Beta2 Released

Now before you upgrade, please note that ...

BuildMaster 4.0.1 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-1217 - Deemphasize Promotions
  • BM-1216 - Consolidate "Create New Action Group" and "Copy/Link Action Group" buttons into a type picker
  • BM-1215 - Import/Export of Deployment Plans
  • BM-1214 - Implement a DeployConfigurationFileActionBase
  • BM-1213 - Allow dates and times to be displayed in the current user's format and time zone
  • BM-1212 - Prepare agents for execution asynchronously
  • BM-1208 - Set ServerID when Logging Agent-based Issues
  • BM-1207 - FIX: UTC Time Displayed on View Error Page
  • BM-1204 - FIX: Edit variable values should not be displayed on edit release page
  • BM-1200 - Role tasks defined as "non-scopable" should not apply any application or environment-level scoping when determining if a user has privileges
  • BM-1197 - Allow Database Connection from Other Environment to be Used in Database Actions
  • BM-1162 - Separate Server Groups on Server Page
  • BM-1160 - Don't allow promotion of builds to first environment when there are approvals/reqs

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