Jenkins Webhook with Parameters

Send parameters through a Git webhook to Jenkins

Background Someone asked me over the weekend how to trigger a build in Jenkins through a Git webhook and send parameters to the build at the same time. I don’t know why anyone would pass parameters like that (from SCM as opposed to a script), but since I’ve already spent the time figuring out how to do it, here it is. In this article, I’ll go over the steps taken by the person who asked for help and then talk about where their assumptions went wrong and how to actually achieve what they wanted. [Read More]
api  ci-cd  git  gogs  jenkins 

Slacking with Jenkins Like a Pro

Let the butler do the calling out

You’ve got mail If you work with Continuous Integration and Delivery pipelines, then you’ve certainly seen this before. You probably already know what I’m talking about: sending notifications that get ignored by the majority of the team. “I’ve crafted this beautiful pipeline and they don’t even check their emails. Ungrateful bastards!” It gets even more frustrating when those who ignore notifications are precisely those who usually break the builds. [Read More]