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Is it possible to upgrade Jenkins from Jenkins it-self?

Yes, it is possible. In Windows, this is what I see when there is a new version available: When you click the Upgrade Automatically button, Jenkins downloads and install the new war file itself. ...
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Jenkins cannot reach nodes after upgrade

I found out via this StackOverflow question which pointed me to JENKINS-27624 which indicates that Java 8 is now required. Update: I upgraded Java on all my nodes this morning and they are up and ...
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How to capture tools release to trigger upgrade?

For tools which don't offer access to a source code management repository that you can automatically query for updates you could start with a manual trigger, then take a closer look for how is that ...
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How to capture tools release to trigger upgrade?

From your list of tools: Jenkins and Github have apt/yum repositories you can use to install and upgrade. For Atlassian products, best up to date information about repositories I can found is This ...
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Is it possible to upgrade Jenkins from Jenkins it-self?

You can overwrite the existing jenkins.war file with the new one and then restart Jenkins. This file is usually located in /usr/share/jenkins. If this is not the case for your system, in Manage ...
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Jenkins upgrading and plugins ordering

I can only speak from personal experience rather than best practices, but in our company we'll make a duplicate jenkins instance, then upgrade that. We do main upgrade first, then plugins second, then ...
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Jenkins upgrading and plugins ordering

Not to take away from @vaporwave_sailor or @Alex, answers, but to add to.. The basic answer is you MUST upgrade all the compatible plugins you can, then the war, then the newer plugins. All plugins ...
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Continuous integration of an operating system

You could use Major Public Cloud Providers (AWS, Azure, GCP) or any other Location (Hetzner Cloud, Linode, digitalOcean etc) [list]that is supported by Packer. With Packer you can build and maintain ...
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Jenkins upgrading and plugins ordering

I've gained some experience from f-n up Jenkins a lot of times, here is order I kept sticking to and it saved me a lot of time: Upgrade Jenkins itself (if needed) Upgrade Auth plugins (i.e. Github ...
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"Error: forwarding ports: Upgrade request required" Error in helm of a kubernetes cluster

See my answer here: Ran into this today when trying to use Garden.io for a cluster running in Jelastic. Found the solution in this Github comment: First acquire a local binary for Tiller (server-...
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Measure service unavailability during upgrade

What you suggest might be the simplest way to collect the data, but you will have to do quite a bit of work to extract the availability over certain periods. I think it's fair to say that if you ...
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Which server to set up for distribution of windows based application updates, patches and upgrades?

I recommend Chocolatey. There are more and more companies that are adopting this. For example, if one would like to install Gradle and navigates to the installation page: Chocolatey is “the package ...
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