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Best Practices for Setting up Jenkins Auditing and Compliance

Many Jenkins users look for a recommend a strategy for keeping an audit trail. This article is supposed to be a gap filler until more comprehensive compliance capabilities in JE/JOC are developed. There are two open source plugins that enable you to track “WHO did WHAT?” in Jenkins: Audit Trail Plugin : adds an “Audit Trail” section in your Jenkins main configuration page, where it...

Best Practices for Setting up Jenkins Auditing and Compliance

Many Jenkins users look for a recommend a strategy for keeping an audit trail. This article is supposed to be a gap filler until more comprehensive compliance capabilities in JE/JOC are developed. There are two open source plugins that enable you to track “WHO did WHAT?” in Jenkins: Audit Trail Plugin : adds an “Audit Trail” section in your Jenkins main configuration page, where it...

Android Emulator Troubleshooting

If you are on this page, you are probably having hard times trying to use Android Emulators with Jenkins. The first thing you may want to do is making sure you configure the advanced options this way: Note: Since the emulator will be running headless (i.e without a visible display), you should make sure that “Show emulator window” (under Common Emulator Options) is unchecked. You...

SSL + bg deployment

1) create a production and preproduction app. I.E valentina/ production valentina/preproduction 2) Set up SSL acquire a domain I.E.www.beeshop.org purchase an SSL certificate from a certificate authority, to have: private key: I.E www.beeshop.org.key intermediate authority cert: I.E GandiStandardSSLCA.cer domain certificate:I.E www.beesshop.org.crt concatenate the intermediate and...

Integrate third party libraries in your IOS project and build with Jenkins

I have recently discovered that working with third party libraries and building your project outside your Xcode environment could be kind of tricky if you are not really an expert. This document will show how to add the NewRelic framework to your ios project and build it on Jenkins. The first thing you will need to do is to access/sign up on NewRelic from CloudBees (Services—>...

How to Access/Populate CloudBees MySQL DBs

Several users have difficulties in understanding how to access and populate a database on CloudBees. This short page is intended to clarify things out. Accessing a CloudBees MySql database means configuring nothing more than a normal mysql remote connection. Therefore, a MySql DB on CloudBees can be accessed: from a MySql Client (i.e. MySqlWorkbench )- configure the connection...