Chapter 3. Integration of Jenkins, SVN, and Build Tools


"The barrier to change is not too little caring; it is too much complexity"

 --Bill Gates

We have seen how to set up an environment to use Jenkins for continuous integration, and we have also configured build tools in Jenkins. The integration of Eclipse with SVN will help developers to easily perform operations on repositories.

Now we are ready to create our first build job for continuous integration. This chapter describes in detail how to create and configure build jobs for Java applications using build tools such as Ant and Maven; how to run build jobs, unit test cases. It covers all aspects of running a build to create a distribution file or war file for deployment, as well as a Dashboard ...

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