Salesforce Certified DevOps Specialist question 4

This is not a real exam question. Indeed, the exam isn't even real! This is just for fun!

What are two (2) advantages of a delta deployment instead of deploying the entire contents of a git repo?

  1. You can only run the tests you need, thus reducing deployment time
  2. A smaller deployment package makes deployment easier to reason about
  3. Deploy only what's needed and avoid deploying metadata that isn't deployable because it's org-specific
  4. Avoid hitting the deployment size limit

Delta deployment (source


As with any Salesforce certification, the answer is almost always "it depends," and there's no clear-cut answer.

In this particular scenario:

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