Jenkins Part 5.1: Using the Job DSL for automatic Creation of Jenkins Jobs


Today, we will learn how to use the Jenkins Job DSL Plugin to create new Jenkins jobs at a push of a button. We will show how we can use Groovy scripts for defining a “Hello World” Jenkins freestyle project and create such a project by pushing the “Build now” button. Why creating Jenkins Jobs via … More Jenkins Part 5.1: Using the Job DSL for automatic Creation of Jenkins Jobs

Upgrading Rails to 4.2.x and Ruby to 2.2.x — an end to end Example


In this post, I have recorded my experiences when upgrading my hobby Web Application, a ProvisioningEngine front end from Rails 4.1.x to Rails 4.2.x and ruby from 2.1.x to 2.2.x. The upgrade went relatively smoothly, apart from an additional gem needed (‘test-unit’) and a test failure due to changes in the Rails Url helpers. v1: 2016-01-26: … More Upgrading Rails to 4.2.x and Ruby to 2.2.x — an end to end Example