DevOps Classroom Series – 23/Jul/2021

Jenkins User Management

  • Authentication Methods
    • Delegate to Servlet container
    • Jenkins own user database
    • LDAP
    • Unix user/group database
  • Creating users inside jenkins
  • Configuring authorization
    • Logged in users can do anything
    • Matrix Security
    • Project Based Security
    • Role based Security (Plugin needs to be installed)

Global Tool Configuration

  • Jenkins offers Global tool configurations and also provides some installers for JDK, maven, gradle etc
  • Best Practice:
    • Install the tools manually and configure them in Global tools rather than using automated installers

Build Executors and Queues


Distributed Builds


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