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How to properly achieve dynamic parallel action with a declarative pipeline?

Currently, I'm going to need an implementation that must find all files within a directory and start a parallel task for every file found. Is it possible to achieve this using declarative pipelines? ...
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How to build a complex parallel Jenkins pipeline?

I've been interested in converting our bespoke Jenkins integrations into a pipeline. However, I can't seem to figure out how to do it. Can anyone help me with the Jenkins script that could do the ...
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Running a background process in Pipeline job

I am looking for a way to run a java process in background using Jenkins declarative pipeline. Below is the snippet of code stage('Deploy'){ steps{ script{ withEnv(...
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Triggering specific pipeline builds for monorepos in Jenkins

I'm in the process of converting multiple repositories into a single repository, our CI tool of choice is Jenkins due to the conversion of multiple repository structures into a single one 2 main ...
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One Jenkinsfile or multiple?

So I have a Jenkinsfile defining a build pipeline and then a Jenkins job (not pipeline) with a very simple deployment script for our Docker stacks. Seeing that Jenkinsfiles can become as complex and ...
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Using Artifactory plugin in Jenkins declarative pipeline

I am using Jenkins Declarative Pipeline to automate my build process. We want to publish our artifacts to a remote JFrog repository only if certain conditions (Sonar,Checkmarx) pass. After a bit of ...
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Is there a way to run the Jenkinsfile from command line?

I don't want to use Jenkins UI, instead I would like to use the command line, from command line I want to execute Jenkinsfile to the Jenkins server. Is this possible? Let's say I have a Jenkinsfile, ...
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How do I trigger scripts on a merge or when a branch is deleted?

I am using jenkins multibranch pipelines. If a branch is merged and deleted jenkins removes the branch from the pipeline as well. This is great, but I want to run a command/script when a branch is ...
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How to make Jenkinsfile credential visible to many stages

In Jenkinsfile, I want to make an ssh key visible to all stages in the pipeline. From the official document, I learned that: environment directive is used to defy environment variables for used ...
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How to have jenkins add a review to a pull request

I have a Jenkins instance, with credentials for a "robot" github account, which we use to interact with the GitHub API as a team. Typically, jobs are defined as declarative pipelines. I am ...
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How not to break Jenkins Pipeline when adding new parameters (declarative pipeline)

An Issue I have been struggling with is whenever I add a new parameter to a Jenkins Pipeline, the next job will not correctly get this parameter. This is especially an issue if those parameters are ...
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How to retrigger a Jenkins build after failure using declarative syntax?

I am using declarative pipeline syntax. I want to re trigger my build for 3 times if it fails. I want to add this step in my pipeline may be in post step: Something like below: post { failure{ ...
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Does TFS Build have something like a Jenkinsfile?

I've seen some custom settings files used in combination with TFS build, but nothing native. Does Team Foundation Server or Visual Studio Team Services have a Jenkinsfile-like, declarative method for ...
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How to check return status of parallel branches in jenkins pipeline

I am running a Jenkins job on multiple slaves. Following is the code structure: def branches = [:] def allNodes = Jenkins.getInstance().getNodes() for (int i =0; i < allNodes.size(); i++) { ...
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Why does the Jenkins bitbucket-build-status-notifier-plugin post the status to the shared pipeline library repository?

I am attempting to implement the Jenkins bitbucket-build-status-notifier-plugin, found here: https://github.com/jenkinsci/bitbucket-build-status-notifier-plugin We used the shared-pipeline code ...
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Jenkins libraries configuration in Jenkinsfile

Right now we have many projects with similar Jenkinsfile's. Instead of copypasting we're developing a shared library with some utilities. This library is loaded dynamically in each Jenkinsfile, and ...
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How to define dynamic parallel stages in a Jenkinsfile?

In declarative pipelines, Jenkins allows the definition of parallel stages. It further allows scripted pipeline general purpose scripts to create and manipulate the artifacts of the declarative ...
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Accessing the committer's name as a Jenkinsfile environment variable

Using the env.BRANCH_NAME variable accessible in the Jenkinsfile outside of the pipeline{} block, I have set up a variable used to conditionally set the node used to build the git branch. I would like ...
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JenkinsFile to get git branch name

I want to get git current checkout BRANCH NAME in my Jenkins file here is the code snippet... Here I am trying to push a file to my current branch I have tried many things could not find it... ...
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Declarative Jenkins Pipeline to Poll different branches?

We have a gitlab enterpise that host multiple project in one repo. Something like: Repo/ projectA/ projectB/ projectC/ We have three pipelines that will run base on changes(whitelist region) ...
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Is there a way to use a Jenkinsfile from a git-submodule in a multibranch pipeline?

Background: The nature of our project's source involves multiple long-living branches, each one has its own Jenkins job (manually created). Multibranch limitation: Unfortunately we do not use a ...
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Prevent ${PIPELINESTATUS[0]} from being evaluated in Jenkinsfile

Below is a script I am running in the deploy of a docker container. The docker ps -a | grep $APP_CONTAINER_NAME command is returning non-zero when the container was not correctly built/tested, hence ...
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How to mark a step as failed or unstable on timeout, instead of aborting build?

I have a stage in my Jenkins declarative pipeline that looks like: stage('Step Tests') { steps { dir('test') { catchError(catchInterruptions: true, buildResult: 'FAILURE') { ...
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Jenkins Pipeline Kubernetes Agent shared Volumes

I have a Jenkins Pipeline using Kubernetes Agent. I schedule multiple containers in my pod template. I recently wanted to add volumes that would be shared some of the containers and am having ...
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Cleanest way to prematurely exit a jenkins pipeline from inside a withEnv

In a Jenkins scripted pipeline with the below structure, the return command will exit only the withEnv. node{ withEnv([...]){ stage('1'){ ... } stage('2'){ ...
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simulate post step for dynamically generated Jenkins pipeline stages

The following simplified Jenkinsfile dynamically generates sequentially executed stages; however, I cannot create a post step for these dynamically stages, like so: pipeline { agent none ...
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Pass environment variables from pipeline job A to pipeline job B

I passed params to pipeline B and set the environment variables from parameters. However, "${params.URL}" is evaluated as null. Pipeline A is declared in Jenkinsfile: pipeline { agent any ...
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how to checkout only specific folder from git repo((monorepo)) and build

Hey folks I need some help on the jenkinsfile. Below is my usecase This is the strcuture of my GIT repo: root |->app1 | |->jenkinsfile | |->dockerfile1 |->app2 |->...
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Jenkins - Scripted Pipeline - Input String

I am struggling to set up an input step in a scripted Jenkins pipeline that will let me as the user to input a string. Scenario: I am building a Docker image. I want to ask the user what tags to tag ...
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Jenkins Shared lib not working properly

Recently I tried to add Shared Libraries to my Jenkins instance to make it easier to maintain all code that runs in each project. I have a repo myorg/jenkins Inside of it I have Jenkinsfile and ...
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One Checkout When Running Parallel Stages In Jenkins

Introduction We have a multibranch pipeline project. The build configuration is defined by a jenkinsfile. The system consists of one master and a couple of agents. The stages are run in parallel, ...
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Shared Jenkinsfile for multiple pipelines (separate source repositories)

I'd like to write one Jenkinsfile to be shared between a number (~50) of pipelines/jobs, where each job handles the creation of a library from a specific source (git) repository. Currently I have one ...
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Jenkins: Access job/plugin configuration values inside pipeline

I am trying the access the values set on a job's configuration page from within my pipeline. These values are not made available as params, nor are they injected as envvars. Setup Jenkins, v2.263.1 ...
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How to add label to Pull Request via Github API?

According to GitHub API user can add label to an issue using this POST request. I tried using this request but with PR number instead to automatically set label on PR. Here is the function I wrote: ...
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Running parallel builds from jenkins pipeline job triggers and waits for same job on other project

I have this test pipeline code, it runs 2 build on different nodes on build_servers as expected. pipeline { agent { label 'myserver' } stages { stage('1') { steps { ...
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How to mark build success when one of the stages is aborted?

I've a pipeline with stages where one of the stage, intermittently takes longer than expectation and hence using timeout to abort it. But if the stage is aborted, build also marked as aborted. ...
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GitHub Payload in Jenkins

I'm using the GitHub plugin with Jenkins, and I'm trying to figure out how I can access the webhook payload. I'm aware that the Generic Webhook Trigger has this ability, as well as the GitHub Pull ...
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Jenkins pipeline pass upstream build number to downstream job using Pipeline script

How to pass upstream build number to downstream job in Pipeline job using (Trigger parameter build on other projects) ? Agenda: To pass upstream job build number to downstream job to download ...
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Trigger a job and get the job log on the same page in Jenkins

I would like to trigger the job in Jenkins and also get the log on the same page. E.g. Kind of IDE where we can run the code in one side and get the output on the other side. Are there any tools ...
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Validating custom Jenkinsfile

Currently we're using Jenkins shared libraries which we're planning to use with custom Jenkinsfiles. Idea here is that developers should be able to manage those custom Jenkinsfiles without any ...
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Jenkinsfile script to waitUntil a folder is created

With this Jenkinsfile code, I am trying to test A/B folder creation, and also testing if waitUntil works till the folder is created, I expect it to wait for 0 secs as the folder is created before ...
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Using Jenkins declarative when conditions in scripted pipelines

Jenkins declarative pipelines offer very convenient when directive with conditions like changeset. Is is possible the this changeset and other when conditions in a scripted pipeline?
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Jenkins does not seem to be running inside a container

I am getting an error while running the Jenkins file tp build and push the docker image into docker hub . you can reveiw my code github : https://github.com/iakshaykr/webapp.git (using jenkins_pipe ...
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How can a Windows server be a slave to Jenkins running on Linux when there in an error installing the slave-agent.jnlp file?

I want to have a Windows Server 2016 slave node with a master Jenkins (version 2.89.2) running on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.x. I am trying to install the slave-agent.jnlp file from the Jenkins web ...
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Send command to docker image while start in Jenkins file

In scripted Jenkinsfile if I need to send a command to Docker image, I can do like this: docker.image('mysql --default-authentication-plugin=mysql_native_password') How can I do the same in ...
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How to define global variables in groovy file, which I want to load and consume?

I have a Jenkins parent groovy file which consumes the child groovy file Parent grooy file: ... def child = load 'child-groovy-file'; child.execute(); Child groovy file: a = "first letter"; b = "...
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Duplicate Class Definition when calling library code [closed]

I've got a jenkinsfile which is breaking on a second call to a custom library step. These calls are made inside another custom library step. I'm not sure if this is something not supported or what. ...
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Using a conditional environment{ } directive in Jenkinsfiles

My Jenkinsfiles use the environment{} directive. I've been trying to set a condition where I invoke different variables depending on the GIT branch being builded. I've tried something like e. g. : ...
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Jenkins parameters default to env variable?

I am trying to crate parameters field which is default to current build no. parameters { string( name: 'DEPLOY_BUILD_NUMBER', defaultValue: '${BUILD_NUMBER}', description: ...
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Docker in docker volume mount doesn't work

I have the below command in my Jenkinsfile: docker run --rm -v "${WORKSPACE}":/var/cache/de --entrypoint=/usr/local/bin/pytest ${IMAGE_NAME}:${IMAGE_VERSION} -m "not require_dss" -...
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