Category: Sitecore

Installing Universal Tracker 2.0 in Azure

I’m helping out on an internal project and we’re kicking into overdrive with neat, fun things, such as Universal Tracker. What should we do? Step 1: Install Universal Tracker Step 2: ??? Step 3: Profit! I mean…they wrote one So I did what anyone new to Sitecore would do. I trusted the documentation. Now, before…


Docker Quality of Life: JSON over YAML

After the ninth formatting error in my docker-compose.yml file, I decided to google if you could actually use JSON instead. I heart JSON, for reals. Whaaaaaaa Ok, so that’s great news. You can quickly convert your YAML files over to JSON with some online tools. Here’s a good one: https://onlineyamltools.com/convert-yaml-to-json Simply paste your YAML file…


Error: “Could not resolve stores core of type source”

I’ve just been getting my feet wet with Publishing Service and specifically how to set it up with docker. With that said, I ran into an error which I hadn’t been able to google up a solution for: 2020-01-15 15:30:23.678 -06:00 [Information] New Job queued : e04be103-8b42-4c3e-802d-51ccb96d2d88 – Targets: “Internet” 2020-01-15 15:30:23.678 -06:00 [Error] Error…


Maintain your Hosts file with a Docker Container

UPDATED – Read below! So while this doesn’t technically involve Sitecore, it’s been super helpful so far when working with some of the docker efforts I’ve been putting forward setting up Identity Server as well as Horizons. Those are still in the works though, so hold tight. The problem I’d been running into for those…


Yet Another Sitecore Docker Series – Part 9: Compose All the Things

It feels pretty good to get this whole thing running. Let’s make it easier. Let’s meet Docker Compose. Docker Compose is a utility that essentially helps with orchestration of containers. That just sounds badass! Docker Compose uses a docker-compose file which in the YAML format. Here’s an example we’ll be working with. The current GitHub …


Yet Another Sitecore Docker Series – Part 8: It’s Sitecore Time

Finally! AMIRITE? Now that we’ve spun our solr and sql containers up, it’s time to move to the big guns: The CM Server. I’m not going to cover the CD Server, as it’s fairly similar. XP topology is also not very far deviant from the concepts you’ve conquered so far. Let’s get to it. The… …


Yet Another Sitecore Docker Series – Part 7: Smooth as SQL

For what it’s worth, SQL should be a little bit easier than solr. This Container really just the base, SQL Image, then the Sitecore SQL Image on top of it. Let’s get cracking! Looking at the docker file in \windows\dependencies\mssql-developer-2017: …


Yet Another Sitecore Docker Series – Part 6: Simply Solr


Yet Another Sitecore Docker Series – Part 5: Deconstructing a Dockerfile


Yet Another Sitecore Docker Series – Part 4: Composing an Image