Jenkins provides us with multiple ways to install it for all types of users. We can install it on at least the following operating systems:
Mac OS X
One of the easiest options I recommend is to use a WAR file. A WAR file can be used with or without a container or web application server. Having Java is a must before we try to use a WAR file for Jenkins, which can be done as follows:
jenkins.warfile from https://jenkins.io/ .
Open command prompt in Windows or a terminal in Linux, go to the directory where the
jenkins.warfile is stored, and execute the following command:
java - jar jenkins.war
Once Jenkins is fully up and running, as shown in the following screenshot, explore it in the web browser by visiting
By default, Jenkins works on port
8080. Execute the following command from the command-line:
java -jar jenkins.war --httpPort=9999
For HTTPS, use the following...