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Jenkins 2.x Continuous Integration Cookbook - Third Edition

By : Mitesh Soni, Alan Mark Berg
Book Image

Jenkins 2.x Continuous Integration Cookbook - Third Edition

By: Mitesh Soni, Alan Mark Berg

Overview of this book

Jenkins 2.x is one of the most popular Continuous Integration servers in the market today. It was designed to maintain, secure, communicate, test, build, and improve the software development process. This book will begin by guiding you through steps for installing and configuring Jenkins 2.x on AWS and Azure. This is followed by steps that enable you to manage and monitor Jenkins 2.x. You will also explore the ways to enhance the overall security of Jenkins 2.x. You will then explore the steps involved in improving the code quality using SonarQube. Then, you will learn the ways to improve quality, followed by how to run performance and functional tests against a web application and web services. Finally, you will see what the available plugins are, concluding with best practices to improve quality.
Table of Contents (11 chapters)

Executing a load test from Jenkins

Now let's create a Jenkins job.

Getting ready

Create a Freestyle project in Jenkins:

Add the build step Execute Windows batch command.

How to do it...

  1. Add the following command. Replace the location of jmeter.bat based on the installation directory and the location of the .jmx file too:
C:\apache-jmeter-3.0\bin\jmeter.bat -n -t C:\Users\Mitesh\Desktop\PetClinic.jmx -l Test.jtl  
  1. Add a Post-build Actions:
  1. In the Publish Performance test result report, add **/*.jtl file:
  1. Click...