Jenkins: The Definitive Guide

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Version Location Description Submitted By Date Submitted Date Corrected
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Preface Audience

In the Kindle edition: ... non-Java technologies, including AS Grails, Ruby ... AS is redundant

Alexander Jipa  Sep 10, 2011 
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Font Conventions

In Kindle edition Italic - should be written in italic

Alexander Jipa  Sep 10, 2011 
Other Digital Version
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Book Sponsors

In Kindle edition VMWare should be changed to VMware throughout the book

Alexander Jipa  Sep 10, 2011 
Printed
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Your First Build Job in Action section

In Kindle Edition It is said that the grid is five-to-five - - - - - - - * - - - - - - - But it's 3x5. So in either case some part should be changed.

Alexander Jipa  Sep 10, 2011 
Other Digital Version
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Adding Code Coverage and Other

In Kindle edition ... by not generating the For this example ... I guess the report is missing and the for should be written in lower case

Alexander Jipa  Sep 10, 2011 
Other Digital Version
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The Jenkins Home Directory

In Kindle edition C:\Documents and Settings\John\.jenkins => should be john (in lower case) as it was mentioned and showed for the Windows 7 example

Alexander Jipa  Sep 10, 2011 
Other Digital Version
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just before the Installing Jenkins on SUSE or OpenSuse

In Kindle edition JENKINS_PORT The port that Jenkins will TO run TO is redundant

Alexander Jipa  Sep 10, 2011 
Other Digital Version
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just before the Running Jenkins as a Stand-Aline Application

In Kindle edition Redhat should be Red Hat throughout the book

Alexander Jipa  Sep 10, 2011 
Other Digital Version
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before the Running Jenkins Behind an Apache Server

In Kindle edition It is writeen that the prefix is jenkins but the URL provided points to hudson prefix. Either one should be changed.

Alexander Jipa  Sep 10, 2011 
Other Digital Version
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Installing Jenkins as a Windows Service

In Kindle edition ... install Jenkins as a Windows SERVERS ... Should be service, of course (or ON Windows servers)

Note from the Author or Editor:
Correct

Alexander Jipa  Sep 10, 2011 
Other Digital Version
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Installing Jenkins as a Windows Service

In Kindle edition C:\\Documents And Settings should be C:\Documents and Settings

Note from the Author or Editor:
Correct

Alexander Jipa  Sep 10, 2011 
Other Digital Version
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Installing Jenkins as a Windows Service

In Kindle edition ... class path, you can ... Should be classpath I guess

Note from the Author or Editor:
Correct

Alexander Jipa  Sep 10, 2011 
Other Digital Version
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Installing Jenkins as a Windows Service

In Kindle edition ... local System account ... Should system actually be in capitals?

Note from the Author or Editor:
Should probably be lower case

Alexander Jipa  Sep 10, 2011 
Other Digital Version
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just before the What's in the Jenkins Home Directory

In Kindle edition In <arguments> tag: Why is -Xrs argument is used?

Note from the Author or Editor:
See http://download.oracle.com/javase/1.4.2/docs/tooldocs/windows/java.html - it is a fairly widely used practice.

Alexander Jipa  Sep 10, 2011 
PDF
Page 27
2nd paragraph, 1st word

"Once" should be "One"

Marc Monene  Aug 31, 2011