[hibernate-dev] Jenkins upgrade

Davide D'Alto davide at hibernate.org
Tue Apr 30 08:33:36 EDT 2019

On a related note, I've created a new AMI to use as slave and
configure Jenkins to use it.
If there are issues, it is still possible to use the old one  by
updating the Jenkins configuration (http://ci.hibernate.org/configure)
to the AMI ID we used before (custom fedora v23).


On Tue, Apr 30, 2019 at 11:46 AM Yoann Rodiere <yoann at hibernate.org> wrote:
> Hello,
> TL;DR: I just updated Jenkins and its plugins. If things stop working
> correctly, please let me know.
> Some details below, in case I'm not here when things start to break down...
> I updated Jenkins and its plugins to the latest versions, hoping to fix the
> problem we've been having lately where we would only ever get a single EC2
> slave.
> The result was an AWS EC2 plugin that started many, many EC2 slaves, but on
> the Jenkins side mapped all slaves to the same URL, which resulted in
> multiple builds running concurrently on the same EC2 instance, which
> obviously resulted in many failures.
> I rolled back the AWS EC2 plugin from 1.42 to 1.39 (like I had to do a few
> weeks ago), and things to be back to normal. It even works better than
> before I attempted the upgrade: the plugin correctly spawns multiple slaves
> as required.
> Frankly I don't understand what is going on, but it works again so I'll
> stop touching it. I suppose I should take the time to investigate, attempt
> to reproduce the problem and report it to the plugin maintainers. I
> currently do not have a few days to spare for that, so it'll wait...
> For the record, I also had to do the following during the upgrade:
>    - I had to update the AWS permissions for the EC2 plugin:
>    https://wiki.jenkins.io/display/JENKINS/Amazon+EC2+Plugin#AmazonEC2Plugin-Version1.41(Oct24th,2018)
>    - I had to install a plugin to ensure running builds are no longer
>    allowed to do whatever they want (~root permissions):
>    https://jenkins.io/doc/book/system-administration/security/build-authorization/
> Cheers,
> Yoann Rodière
> Hibernate NoORM Team
> yoann at hibernate.org
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