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GitHub Actions workflow to enable a simple CI pipeline for a java web app with maven and junit

GitHub Actions workflow for a java web app with maven and junit

In this post we will discuss how to create a simple workflow using GitHub actions with the code uploaded on GitHub. We will take a java web app, modify pom.xml and then build, test and upload package using GitHub actions. Overview We plan to create a CI pipeline or a workflow...

Scripted Pipeline

Structure of a Scripted Pipeline in Jenkins with sample code

There are two ways of writing pipeline code in jenkins, scripted and declarative. Here we will discuss how to start with writing a scripted pipeline in Jenkins. We will write pipeline code for a java web app project using maven, however high level structure will hold true for any project type. First...

How we integrated Chef with Jenkins and Nexus for continuous deployment

How we integrated Chef with Jenkins and Nexus for continuous deployment

Chef is a a configuration management tool that uses Ruby, domain-specific language (DSL) for writing system configuration recipes. Chef is used to configure and maintain on-premise servers and can integrate with cloud-based platforms to automatically provision and configure new machines. Problem Statement We need to fetch an artifact from an artifact repository and deploy...