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 limited to user interface and user documentation.
We also invite you to share experiences about...
For Jenkins a large number of plugins are available that visualize the results of a wide variety of build steps. There
are plugins available to render the test results, the code coverage, the static analysis and so on. All of these plugins
typically pick up the build results of a given build step and show them in the user interface. In order to render these
Recently some UI improvements around the Manage Jenkins page have been introduced. The visual changes are very subtle but behind them, there are interesting benefits.
Some of the goals that we have tried to achieve:
Applying a semantic HTML
Removing the <table> tag usage for implementing layouts and content structures. Read this article if you want to know reasons and/or arguments.
Small re-styling focused on spacing, margins, composition,...
We will work on improving user interface and user documentation, and on sharing user success stories.
Everyone is welcome to participate, regardless of experience.