The following plugin provides functionality available through Pipeline-compatible steps. Read more about how to integrate steps into your Pipeline in the Steps section of the Pipeline Syntax page.

For a list of other such plugins, see the Pipeline Steps Reference page.

Job Cacher plugin

cache: Caches files from previous build to current build

  • caches
      Array / List of Nested Choice of Objects
    • arbitraryFileCache
      Caches arbitrary paths on the executor back to the item storage cache.
      • path : String
        The path to cache. It can be absolute or relative to the workspace.
      • includes : String
        The pattern to match files that should be included in caching
      • excludes : String
        The pattern to match files that should be excluded from caching
      • cacheName : String (optional)
        The name of the cache (optional). Useful if caching the same path multiple times in a pipeline.
      • cacheValidityDecidingFile : String (optional)
        The workspace-relative path to one or multiple (by using a glob pattern) files which should be used to determine whether the cache is up-to-date or not. Only up-to-date caches will be restored and only outdated caches will be created.
      • compressionMethod (optional)
        The compression method to use
      • useDefaultExcludes : boolean (optional)
        Whether to use default excludes (see DirectoryScanner#DEFAULTEXCLUDES for more details).
  • maxCacheSize : long (optional)
  • defaultBranch : String (optional)
  • skipRestore : boolean (optional)
  • skipSave : boolean (optional)

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