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Jul 04 2020

Register a Jenkins Slave with Ansible

Published by under Ansible

We saw how to register a Jenkins slave with a REST API. Let’s go one step further: make Ansible do that for you. You will first need a Jenkins user and associated token with the proper rights. Agent connect and create permissions should be sufficient. I’ll simply call that user “node”. Log on Jenkins with […]

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Apr 18 2020

Auto Register a Jenkins Slave with REST API

Published by under Jenkins

Here’s how to create a Jenkins node automatically with a REST API call. Most of the work is to build some json code that describes the new Jenkins slave. The configuration can be slightly different depending on the node settings you are willing to apply. To get exactly what you want, you may create a […]

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