Jenkins CI: deploying to JFrog Artifactory

https://jfrog.com/artifactory/ https://www.jfrog.com/confluence/display/RTF/Jenkins+Artifactory+Plug-in – Jenkins <2 style https://www.jfrog.com/confluence/display/RTF/Working+With+Pipeline+Jobs+in+Jenkins – the Jenkins 2 style – “Using (Either) Declarative or Scripted Syntax“ https://www.jfrog.com/confluence/display/MC/Jenkins+Service – available with the “Enterprise Plus” edition of Artifactory https://www.jfrog.com/confluence/display/RTF4X/Jenkins+%28Hudson%29+Artifactory+Plug-in – isn’t this Jenkins <2 style?!?

Jenkins vs Java8 – SSL, fonts, “-Djava.awt.headless=…”, …

I had to migrate from Java7 to Java8 eventually. When you start launching your jenkins WAR file, you will run into at least these issues: for HTTPS you are requested to create a certificate “-Djava.awt.headless=…” font trouble In order to ignore the HTTPS / certificate noise for the time being, I switched on the HTTP… Continue reading Jenkins vs Java8 – SSL, fonts, “-Djava.awt.headless=…”, …

Continuous Integration / Delivery for Debian packages – jenkins-debian-glue.org

https://jenkins-debian-glue.org https://jenkins-debian-glue.org/contact/ I do have Jenkins running on Debian, creating Debian packages as deployables – I plan to deploy to a Debian repository. https://wiki.jenkins.io/display/JENKINS/Debian+Pbuilder+Plugin https://blog.packagecloud.io/eng/2017/03/23/create-debian-repository-reprepro/ Automatic handling of repositorieswithout manual interaction: reprepro: https://wikitech.wikimedia.org/wiki/Reprepro freight: https://salsa.debian.org/debian/freight – the fork https://github.com/rcrowley/freight – the original https://www.systutorials.com/docs/linux/man/1-freight-cache http://midactstech.blogspot.com/2014/05/install-freight.html  – maybe that only works with the original

Sysinternals’ “Autologon for Windows” — yet another nice utility

https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals/autologon.aspx Autologon enables you to easily configure Windows’ built-in autologon mechanism. Instead of waiting for a user to enter their name and password, Windows uses the credentials you enter with Autologon, which are encrypted in the Registry, to log on the specified user automatically. Autologon is easy enough to use. Just run autologon.exe, fill in… Continue reading Sysinternals’ “Autologon for Windows” — yet another nice utility