In this article, I would like to share some highlights from the User Interface track of the
Jenkins UI/UX Hackfest we held on May 25..29.
This blog post has been slightly delayed by the infrastructure issues we had in the project,
but, as for improving the Jenkins UI, it is better late than never.
Key highlights from the event:
We delivered a preview of Jenkins read-only configuration.
During the hackfest...
Documentation is not glamorous, but it is goodness.
— Thomas Otter
Jenkins technical documentation is an important part of our project as it is key to using Jenkins well.
Good documentation guides users and encourages good implementation choices.
It is a crucial part of the user experience.
In the recent Jenkins UI/UX hackfest, documentation was a specific track to improve the Jenkins user experience.
We received many improvements from experienced...
This event is over, thanks a lot to all contributors!
Please the event page for results.
On behalf of the Jenkins User Experience, Documentation and Advocacy and Outreach special interest groups,
we are happy to announce the online UI/UX hackfest on May 25-29!
Everyone is welcome to participate, regardless of their Jenkins development experience.
The goal is to get together and work on improving Jenkins user experience,
including but not...
One of the things we loved about going to developer conferences was meeting Jenkins users — newbies and old-timers alike — who are excited to talk about their projects and share tips on how to move forward using Jenkins.
Since the coronavirus pandemic, we’re learning to rely more on new ways to gather, and it’s happening via Jenkins online meetups, GitHub collaborations, and Twitter threads,...