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Use Master/Slave Jenkins Server vs maintaining 3 separate servers? [closed]

Background: I'm a SW developer who has some experience configuring continuous integration solutions, but I am not very familiar with the pluses and minuses of certain continuous integration ...
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Best practices to avoid Jenkins error: sudo: no tty present and no askpass program specified

When running any sudo command from Jenkins I get the following error: sudo: no tty present and no askpass program specified I understand that I can solve this by adding a NOPASSWD entry to my ...
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what would be a better practice instead of chmod g+r /etc/shadow so I can use Unix user/group database for Jenkins authentication?

I don't want to run Jenkins as root, nor giving public access (or even group access) to /etc/shadow seems to a good idea. as suggested by "Manage Jenkins" when selecting Linux user/group database: ...
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How can you add a command line test to Jenkins that reads the exit code?

I want to add a command line script to Jenkins as part of the build process. This command line script will exit with an error code of 0 if things where successful or 666 if it fails. I wish to stop ...
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Automating Jenkins module install

Is there any way to automate the install of modules within Jenkins? I'm trying to script/automate the install of my CI box as much as possible. I have just about everything working but at the moment ...
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Zero pad BUILD_DISPLAY_NAME

How can I modify the BUILD_DISPLAY_NAME so that is the build number but zero padded? For example, if Jenkins build number is 54, I would like the name to be 00054.
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ulimit not reflected for jenkins slave

Problem Got java.io.IOException: Too many open files in solr indexing through jenkins. Did some googling and found we have to set the ulimit for the box in where we are running the job. So set the ...
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Jenkins (JVM) crashes after few minutes after start

Host OS: OpenVZ host Guest OS: Debian 6.0 minimal Java: java6 sun Servlet container: Winstone Jenkins for debian: http://pkg.jenkins-ci.org/debian/ Jenkins version: 1.449 uname -a: Linux hostname ...
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Can I install Jenkins on an unpriviledged account?

I'm trying to test Jenkins and see how it would work for our project. The problem is, there are a lot of policies and restrictions about services on my work computer , and Jenkins fails to start with ...
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Jenkins/Hudson - LDAP group *lookup* does not work

I'm trying to get Jenkins to authenticate users via our active directory groups. If I insert users they are correctly looked up. If I insert group names, they are not found. Edit: Through trial ...
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Set up Jenkins to use Crowd's OpenID for SSO?

Been trying to get Jenkins to work with Crowd's OpenID server so we can use single sign-on like with our Atlassian stuff (the Jenkins Crowd plugin can't do SSO). Can't seem to find the proper OpenID ...
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Jenkins - Source Code Management, credential error

I have a repo on Bitbucket I'm trying to connect to my Jenkins instance. Not taking the SSH key approach here but plain id/password since communications will take place in SSL. (1) I double checked ...
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How do I get a public ssh key on a docker jenkins image for git authentication?

I'm using Docker and I'm running a Jenkins image. The image I'm trying: https://github.com/orchardup/docker-jenkins I need to generate an ssh key pair so I may use it to authenticate to bitbucket. ...
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Monit fails Jenkins HTTP test when Jenkins is on subdirectory

I am using Monit to monitor all of my services. The Jenkins process fails its HTTP test when Jenkins has the --prefix=/ci that I need to run it behind Apache. Is there any way to make Monit search ...
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Failed to connect to repository - 401 on Jenkins + Codebase Git

I'm trying to get Jenkins to use Git as our SCM, and setting it up is being a bit of a pain. When specifying the Codebase Git repo to use, using the following format: ...
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Unable to access Jenkins server

I'm trying to install Jenkins on my web server, which is an Ubuntu 13.10 server running on an Amazon EC2 instance. I've restarted Jenkins using sudo /etc/init.d/jenkins restart When I check my ...
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Can Jenkins CI be monitored with supervisor?

I'm running Jenkins CI on an Ubuntu EC2 micro instance (it's the only thing running). Every so often, OOM killer strikes, which is a real pain (I've already configured jenkins memory usage to a bare ...
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SVN Clients on Windows Server 2008 R2 freeze while attempting to run update/checkout

Here's my setup: I'm running Jenkins as a CI build server on Windows Server 2008 R2 VM. My SVN server is v.1.6.[something] on a Linux server (I'm pretty sure it's CentOS, but I don't know the ...
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There is a time and/or date difference between the client and server

I am running a Build Job using Jenkins. The Jenkins job executes a command shown below that simply copies a test file from server A to server B. Jenkins resides on Server A and well as the command ...
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Running Jenkins standalone vs within Tomcat

What things should be considered when deciding between running Jenkins standalone or within Tomcat? We would prefer to not have to use Tomcat because there's no other applications on this server ...
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File Permissions - Service vs Console

We have just setup a new build Windows 2008 R2 server for our Jenkins CI system. Our issue appears to be related to file permissions being different depending on whether a process is a service, or a ...
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Permission denied when using Jenkins to run commands

I'm using a Jenkins job to execute some shell commands where directories and files need to be created but I get a Permission Denied error. I'm running Jenkins as a daemon (followed this tutorial from ...
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Setting up Jenkins and permission issues

I have set up Jenkins on my Mac lion however I am having my share of issues. I am able to connect and download the SVN file repository however as part of my shell build script, I have to do an SVN ...
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Installed Jenkins on a Debian Server and unable to connect on any port

I installed Jenkins on a Debian server and everything seems to have worked fine. It says Jenkins is running and I am able to start and stop it using (/etc/init.d/jenkins start). However I am unable ...
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how do you revert on svn before doing svn update in Bamboo C.I

How do you revert on svn before doing svn update in Bamboo C.I? I know that this is possible in Jenkins.
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allow anonymous access to the job's config.xml in Jenkins

I want to switch our Jenkins to server to a better machine. The new Jenkins is installed and configured, but without the jobs. I planned to use Jenkins job import plugin in order to import all the ...
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jenkins 1.417 versus Active Directory

I have a brand new installation of Jenkins 1.417 on Ubuntu 11.6, trying to talk to an active directory. I have the Active Directory plugin installed. If I leave off the base DN and password, the ...
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How do I create new artifact versions with Gerrit, Jenkins and Nexus?

We have the following setup with our Java projects: Maven for dependency resolution. Gerrit for code review/merge. Jenkins for building/CI etc. Nexus for artifact management. The issue we ...
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Switching from Hudson to Jenkins in mid 2014

We have a Hudson Version 3.1.1 running with multiple plugins installed, and after experiencing multiple problems with some of the plugins and now even in the newest auto-update, we deem it ready to ...
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Unknown option git config --local reported by Jenkins

I asked the same question on stack overflow but I only got 5 views, I think this is a better forum for this question. I'm setting up CI for a C# project hosted on github in a private repo. Git is ...
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Why the result of same squish test suite are different between running locally and running via Jenkins?

Now I'm deploying the auto-test frame for my company, I have several squish Test Suites and Jenkins jobs for these tests. Some of our suites runs well without RDP, but some suites only have expected ...
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Jenkins Publish over CIFS performance suddenly slow

Running Jenkins on linux, builds happen on Mac slaves. Suddenly my performance for copying build artifacts to our NAS with the Publish Over CIFS plug in has gone from 10 minutes for 300MB to over an ...
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Permissions for Jenkins to allow post-receive hooks, yet block anonymous users

I'm trying to disable Anonymous access to our Jenkins installation, but still allow Codebase Git to perform post-receive hooks to post to Jenkins, to allow it to trigger a build. We're using ...
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Jenkins: Accessed denied after turning on global security. How to revert?

Need help figuring this one out. How can I fix this issue? I think I enabled global security and saw this error immediately. (while accessing localhost:8080 I get the following...) A problem ...
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Execute virtualbox in LXC ? /dev/vboxnetctl: No such file or directory

I have Jenkins installed in a LXC container. In one Jenkins job, I want to test my project deployment with vagrant + Virtualbox. So, I try to execute VirtualBox in my LXC container. First ...
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bulk size text parameters in jenkins report error

I have a build with a text parameters in Jenkins, when I input big data into text area and try to build, it comes [TEST-save_txt_to_file] $ /bin/sh -xe /tmp/hudson3834163952953567847.sh FATAL: ...
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Is it possible to view a user's certificate store while signed in as a different user? Windows Server 2008 R2

I'm currently migrating a Jenkins server and I need to install a certificate on the new machine for some of my builds. The problem is I'm not sure on which store to use and no one remembers the ...
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Start-BitsTransfer Works when triggered manually from powershell but not using a windows service

I'm using BITS to transfer file from one windows 2008 R2 server to the other. When I run the command manually from powershell or regular command line it works perfectly. Now when I use the same ...
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“remote file operation failed” on remote UNIX slaves since upgrading to Jenkins 1.502

Since upgrading to Jenkins 1.502, any jobs using git on remote UNIX slaves launched by SSH fail with hudson.util.IOException2: remote file operation failed: /var/ciworkspaces/web/workspace/DFT.BA ...
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Using GitOAuthPlugin for Jenkins - not working as expected

I need some clarity and maybe a fix. I'm using this plugin to authorise who views our Jenkins ci server: https://wiki.jenkins-ci.org/display/JENKINS/Github+OAuth+Plugin As I understand it anyone ...
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Jenkins builds not showing up in UI

To track changes in a Subversion jar repository, I have a Jenkins job that does a checkout, but no build. This way, anytime someone changes a jar, I get notified via the ext-email plugin. I came in ...
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Setting up a private multi-project test cloud infrastructure with OpenStack and Jenkins [closed]

I want to deploy a private cloud test infrastructure using OpenStack and Jenkins for multiple projects. I thought of creating a template for OpenStack with one Jenkins installation using as master. ...
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Jenkins - Project based authorization + LDAP

Does anybody know if the Project-based Matrix Authorization Strategy is supposed to work with LDAP integration? There are several closed bug reports on the Jenkins Jira site that say users don't need ...
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Why is Jenkins not pulling in a browser?

I installed Jenkins on my debian server. It is set on port 8080 and when I try connecting to it nothing happens. I know it is running because when I do: root@jini01:/etc/default# /etc/init.d/jenkins ...
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Running Hudson builds with a higher nice level

I want to run build jobs in Jenkins with minimal cpu usage. I've tried this: Created the directory "jenkinsJdk".Jenkins is configured to use this dir as JDK "testJdk". A sample job uses "testJdk" ...
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How to fix “SignTool Error: IStore2::Load returned error: 0x80090345”

I have a Jenkins job running the signtool utility on a remote node, the console log looks like so: Started by user anonymous Building remotely on vm-builder [VE] $ cmd /c call "C:\Documents and ...
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hudson/jenkins: help needed to get started with customization work

I'm would to customize jenkins by adding links to the left hand side panel and use the pages associated with these links to serve some custom content in place of the jobs/views table displayed by ...
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Perl script which returns multiple exit codes

I have a Perl script that executes another Perl script inside it: #!/usr/bin/perl use strict; use warnings; use Getopt::Long qw(:config no_ignore_case bundling_override); no warnings 'uninitialized'; ...
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Pretested commit with Jenkins?

I got a request from the man upstairs to setup Jenkins for Pretested commit (through a build at Jenkins, if all unit tests and other pass then commit it and build a dist). We're using svn here. Is ...
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Access to Local Server with external domain name

I have created a simple server in my office LAN. The server can be reached from outside the network: I have configured NAT on pppoe interface to route correctly the packets into the correct local IP. ...