Avanade Extensions - Sprint Burndown Plus Release Notes v1.3.1

Aug 13, 2013 | Utkarsh Shigihalli Utkarsh Shigihalli

Extensions VisualStudio burndown

Download – Avanade Extensions - Burndown+

Problem

The Sprint burn down for few users would plot incorrectly. As you can see in the sample screen shot below, the sprint burn down has plotted like a sawtooth wave. Though the sprint burn down chart is expected to be plotted as shown in the screen shot on the right.

Actual Expected
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Root cause

We have found the invalid code logic in our extension that is causing the saw tooth like plotting of the sprints. It would only ever happen to teams where there is a gap between the sprint end date and sprint start date. Not that having a gap is in correct, it’s just that our logic wasn’t handling this correctly. We have fixed the bug and have rolled out the fix in v1.3.1.

Next Steps

We would encourage you to download the update and continue using Avanade Extensions, we have been overwhelmed by the positive feedback we received from the community. Please keep the feedback coming… We are listening!!!

About author
Utkarsh Shigihalli
Utkarsh Shigihalli
Utkarsh is passionate about software development and has experience in the areas of Azure, Azure DevOps, C# and TypeScript. Over the years he has worked as an architect, independent consultant and manager in many countries including India, United States, Netherlands and United Kingdom. He is a Microsoft MVP and has developed numerous extensions for Visual Studio and Azure DevOps.
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