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Jenkins is an open-source continuous integration tool written in Java. Forked from Hudson after a dispute with Oracle.

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How best to test file download links using Selenium

On a website I am testing we have various links that download PDF files to the users computer. Our selenium suite runs nightly on bamboo, if we were to download the various files overnight it ...
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Running tests in parallel using Jenkins Grid plugin

I have Jenkins 1.499 running Watir-Webdriver tests on a Windows 2008 (64bit) server alongside the Grid 2 standalone server (and Jenkins Selenium Grid plugin). I can run my tests through the ...
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How does Continuous Integration add value to Automation Testing?

How do I gain the value from CI tools as an Automation Tester? What are the advantages to using such tools and how do they help me and the company in the development process ?
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Jenkins: is there a way to fail a build if it takes more than X time?

I am looking for a way to fail a build if it will take more than X time (be it absolute (5 minutes -- example) or relative (10% more than the average of the last 5 builds -- example). Is there any ...
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What is the correct way to configure the VirtualBox plugin on Jenkins?

I am trying to get the VirtualBox plugin working with Jenkins. My plan is then to hook up the Selenium plugin as well and get a grid running on the VirtualBox cloud. When I follow the instructions on ...
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How to run a TestNG project located on Github from Jenkins?

I know how to configure batch file to run my TestNG project on local from Jenkins. But how to configure batch file command on Jenkins to run it from Git ?
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How long should test results be kept?

We've got Jenkins jobs running Unit Tests, Integration Tests, JMeter Tests, and Selenium Tests. Given my choice I'ld keep all these test results forever, but maybe that is excessive. How long does ...
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JUnit-friendly framework for production monitoring

My team deploys code to production every week or so. We have a large set of post-deployment validations, e.g.: New log lines are appended to Tomcat log (ssh to machine, tail -f the log) Database ...
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Is there a Jenkins plugin that visualises SoapUI test results by giving you a graphical report?

I'm basically looking for something like this, but for SoapUI: SoapUI displays results in a really nice way in it's GUI. Any chance of getting something similar for/when it runs on Jenkins?
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How to aggregate similar test failures in Jenkins?

How to aggregate similar test failures in Jenkins? We use Jenkins and every once in a while we'll get hundreds (700+ at the moment) of failures when testing against Oracle. Most of them are a ...
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Strategies for automating testing on features that are only on certain environments

Say we have a dev environment, an integration, a pre-production and a production environment. We have features A-G that are on everything, while new feature H is on dev+int only, so far. We want to ...
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Headless browser testing using X virtual frame buffer

My current setup is using Jenkins as my CI environment, which has some ubuntu server nodes to execute the end to end browser tests on some amazon EC2 machines using selenium 2. I am wondering if ...
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Is there a way to make Jenkins display test results graphically in a job column? [closed]

I've spent a while trying to get my Jenkins view to show the information I want about my test jobs, however I can't find a way to concisely display test results graphically. I am currently using ...
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Can I execute selenium test cases in a real browser with Jenkins Selenium and Maven

I am working on selenium project with Jenkins + Maven + Selenium + TestNG I have following questions. Can I execute selenium test cases in Jenkins by launching browsers? Currently it gets executed ...
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Remote deployment on WAS using websphere deployer plugin of jenkins

I want to deploy an application on websphere application server(8.5.5) from Jenkins using websphere deployer plugin. I have attached the two required jars. I can telnet the WAS server from jenkins ...
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Jenkins stops getting my unit test output from xcodebuild [closed]

I've got Jenkins set up to build my application test target and execute tests in the iOS simulator like this answer says. When I execute the build in Jenkins, the iOS simulator launches and runs all ...
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Selenium IDE and Selenese scripts in Continuous Integration

Apologies if this is not the forum for such a generic question. As our organisation moves to an Agile project methodology, we need to be able to rapidly automate applications as they are built up ...
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Jenkins: failing builds on warnings

I've been reading the book "Continuous Delivery: Reliable Software Releases through Build, Test, and Deployment Automation (Addison-Wesley Signature Series (Fowler))" And these paragraphs drew my ...
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Cron format, definition of H in .yml file [closed]

I am a beginner in software testing. I was going through the .yml file used to schedule the regression runs and came across this: schedule: "H 1 * * 1,4" I know about cron format, but what I can ...
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Best way to set up selenium grid node using Jenkins as hub?

This is a an open-ended question, and if there's a better place to post it just let me know. I have a large amount of selenium tests that I want to run using Jenkins. Currently, I have Jenkins ...
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The jenkins build fails when any testng test case fails. How to make it so that the build succeeds when all test-cases are run regardless of result? [closed]

In my Test Automation, when we execute the TestNg Suite XML then whenever any test case fails the Jenkins Build also fails. But I require that the TestNG report shows the proper result, either Pass ...
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How to run TestNG failed test cases in Jenkins for Maven project?

I am new to Jenkins and I have configured it on my Windows PC. I have to run failed test cases twice before considering that they are failing. I am using TestNG and Selenium Webdriver for writing test ...
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How to run tests in parallel using Robot Framework Maven plugin?

I'm using the Robot Framework Maven plugin to execute my Robot Framework scripts. I'm using this plugin because some of my keywords are implemented in Java and packaged inside an external library. I ...
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How to configure Selenium+GitHub+Jenkins [closed]

I was trying to configure Selenium+GitHub+Jenkins but unable to do it, I was able to configure selenium and Jenkins but not with GitHub. We need to build in same workspace where is my code if not, ...
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TestRails and Jenkins integration - getting main method not found when running API files without main method

I wrote a TestRails.java class with a main method that uses TestRails JAVA API Binding classes. I’m trying to compile and run it in the Jenkins build shell section. Is this not the way I’m suppose to ...
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What should I enter in Username & Password fields for recently installed Jenkins setup?

Team, I have just installed Jenkins on one of my machine. In between due to some other activity, I moved few min away. When I returned I observed my Jenkins page asking me Username & Password. ...
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How to push my JMeter project to Github and run it via pipeline from Jenkins

I have a .jmx file and I run it in NON-GUI mode on my local machine. I'd like to push my project to Github and run it via pipeline from Jenkins. How can I do that? Do I need to push the whole ...
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UI Test framework from the ground up

I have explored some test automation tools and I thought I'd go with WebDriverJS (Selenium/JavaScript using Node.js) with Mocha as the test framework. I have been able to write out scripts that do ...
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Is it possible to integrate Bamboo and Jenkins with TestRail

My company is currently using Bamboo and Jenkins for our build CI (depending on project) and we're moving into using TestRail for our test case management as Zephyr wasn't providing the necessary ...
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Attaching screenshots to JUnit test reports

We run our tests on Jenkins using Protractor generating a JUnit XML test report via JUnitXmlReporter from jasmine-reporters. Is it possible to attach screenshots, with the current state of an ...
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Do not show browser and OS in Selenium console output

I am running Selenium tests (with Protractor) on several browser at the same time to speed up the testing. Jenkins starts the tests and receives the output in a console. To make things more readable ...
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Use Android VirtualBox Instead of Emulator for Jenkins

I want to configure my Android Jenkins projects to run a Virtualbox AndroVM instance. I have the Virtualbox/Jenkins plugin but I don't see how to run the the VBox instance in the job, only have ...
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Should you be using the computer for other things if computer is running appium automation tests for Jenkins? Will it cause tests to fail?

Should you be using the computer for other things if computer is running appium automation tests for Jenkins? Will it cause tests to fail? Should you leave the computer used for Jenkins idle or can ...
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How to automatically rerun failed TestNG tests on Jenkins and update the final results to pass if retries passes?

How to automatically rerun failed TestNG tests on Jenkins and update the final results to pass if retries passes? Description: I have two tests that ran. Test1 passed, but Test2 failed then on retry ...
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How to see ongoing progress of my Selenium tests run in NUnit on Jenkins?

I am running my tests in Selenium using NUnit and Jenkins and it takes more then 2 hours to run all tests. I want to see the progress of the tests for monitoring if everything is OK like a team city ...
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Regarding running Watir scripts for UI Automation from Jenkins CI - How to hook up Jenkins and watir-automations

I already have Watir-Ruby scripts running on a macintosh which uses Firefox as the browser to run the automation. I have been given a linux server where the Jenkins build is going on. I got to put my ...
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Sikuli with jenkins setup for continuous integration

I have my test written in Sikuli. However, for overnight run, my Jenkins machine do get locked. I want to understand if anyone has encountered and solved this issue before. Note: If I manually RDP ...
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Configuring a framework using Selenium Builder, GitHub and Jenkins

Ok, so I have posted a couple of other questions here that have been unclear so, apologies for another along similar lines. I am a little further along now but am still blocked from progressing. I ...
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How to execute Ruby Selenium Web Driver tests using Jenkins?

I have written quite a few Ruby programs for my clients test automation project.But the problem is my client wants to check the output to his PC without instilling ruby.He is asking me to make one web ...
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Jenkins fails to restart after updating plugins [closed]

There were 5 or 6 plugin updates for Jenkins v.1.476 which I have running on a Linux VM. The UI showed progress while updating as usual and I typically have to refresh the screen to see Jenkins ...
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Jenkins slave is not accessing chrome in GUI

I have my selenium automation script running in chrome and it is running through Jenkins. I have two machines in Jenkins, one master, and one slave, both of them are Windows 7. While running in ...
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SonarQube: Auto assign issues doesn't work

Currently, I have an integration between GIT, Jenkins and SonarQube as described in this pseudo workflow: commit----> AWS CodeCommit (GIT) <-> Jenkins <-> SonarQube Scanner for Maven &...
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Regarding the Build job in jenkins

When I am running maven goal in Jenkins which runs soap tests which are developed using groovy, whenever there is a test failure then all the other tests are failed without any test execution from job....
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A single Selenuim test fails under jenkins [closed]

When I run my Selenium test suite under Jenkins a test fails. If I run the same test suite from the command prompt they all pass. When running from the command prompt, I am in the Jenkins worskpace. ...
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Validate Quality Cobol code - Jenkins, Sonarqube/SonarLint and Rational/Topaz?

In my work as a tester I was asked to find a solution to validate the quality of Cobol code. For that I was asked to investigate Jenkins, Sonarqube/SonarLint and Rational/Topaz. Starting point - I ...
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Jenkins Build Is Hanging

We are using jenkins for the continuous integration. I have already created a jenkins job for running all my robot framework automation test scripts & Everything was absolutely working fine. But ...
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Jenkins looses certificates each time we upgrade JDK [closed]

We're using Jenkins to run tests against DB over TLS. For that JDK on Jenkins node requires DB certificate to be installed in the keystore. We have added certificate to JDK keystore and it worked ...
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Can I force a Jenkins job to report a successful TestNG test even when the suite has failures?

Can I force a Jenkins job to report a successful TestNG test even when the suite has failures? I have a test suite with 100 tests and I want to report a success in Jenkins if there are 3 or fewer ...
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How to set up automated build/test for embedded project [closed]

We have a number of embedded projects, and are trying to improve our process. This includes automating our unit and system tests with jenkins. I have gotten some of our existing environments ...
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Jenkins: which tests are running?

We have Jenkins job that take 30-45 minutes to run all the tests. Test results shows only tests information when the job has completed. We have written TestNG listeners to display in logs which ...