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How do I tell Jenkins to run a specific project on a particular slave?

I've set up a Jenkins master node, and a slave node that I want to use for staging an application. But I can't figure out how to configure the project to run on the slave node I created.

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Set the "Restrict where this job can be run" check box in your job configuration and specify the name of your slave.

If you add more slaves later, you can set labels for each slave and specify those in your job configs.

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Thanks. I used quite a while before found your answer. It should have added to this page –  Surasin Tancharoen Jun 4 at 13:56

If you want to use Node/Label as a parameter then install NodeLabel Parameter Plugin

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