Rick is a big fan of Jenkins, also as a contributor leading the Jenkins China community.
Jenkins has great integration with Kubernetes. No matter the controller or agents, they all work well in Kubernetes Pods.
Configuration as Code is an awesome idea.
People don’t need to open the UI page of Jenkins again and again.
We can put all the
system configuration into a git repository. You might already feel tired to edit a super huge Kubernetes YAML file if there are
many many Jenkins...
As a developer, I usually use Jenkins like this:
Find a job which is related with my current work
Trigger that job
Check the output of the build log
Sometimes, I might need to check the update center. Maybe a new plugin is needed, or I need to update an existing plugin.
Or, I want to upload a plugin from my computer. For all these cases, I just don’t...
Since 2017, I started to do some contributions to the Jenkins community. As a beginner, translation might be
the easiest way to help the project. You don’t need to understand the whole context, even to create a ticket in the
issue tracker system. Improvement of localization usually is minor. But some problems occurred soon,
there isn’t a native speaker of Chinese that could review my PRs. So,...
At the time of the Spring Festival. I want to make a summary of some activities in the last year.
You might already notice that more and more Chinese contributors emerge in the Jenkins community.
We have a GSoC champion who is Shenyu Zheng.
He is a great example for other students. With the effort of three skilled engineers,
many Jenkins users could learn the edge technologies and...