This first post will cover the basics of how to connect Jenkins with Github and how to configure both to auto trigger a build upon a pull request (PR) and post back results to GitHub.
While we chose Jenkins and Github, all of the concepts you are going to read here are quite similar between the different tools (bitbucket, TeamCity, GitLab, etc), we only chose Jenkins as it is still being used by most users out there.
Let’s jump right in! Continue reading “Jenkins: building a CI/CD system – part1”
Hello. It’s been ages since my last post, sorry for that. Looks like my work and studies took over most of my time. But let’s not dwell in the past and move to the purpose of this post!
I have quite a lot of interaction with Jenkins lately and to be honest, I really don’t like using the Jenkins web interface. I’m always in favor of using good working CLI.
Unfortunately I couldn’t find any client that was good enough for what I’ve been doing with Jenkins. My requirements are pretty basic – 1. it should work, 2. it should cover enough of the different tasks I’m doing on Jenkins. I have been trying couple of clients, but each was either too basic, missing a lot of commands or either not working at some point.
Continue reading “Jenkins: New CLI”