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Plugin Information

View Pipeline: Build Step on the plugin site for more information.

Older versions of this plugin may not be safe to use. Please review the following warnings before using an older version:

Adds the Pipeline step ‘build’ to trigger builds of other jobs.

A component of Pipeline Plugin.


2.9 (Apr 15, 2019)

2.8 (Mar 18, 2019)

  • Internal: Update dependencies and fix resulting test failures so that the plugin's tests pass successfully when run using the PCT (PR 20, PR 22)

2.7 (Jan 24, 2018)

  • JENKINS-48632 - ensure descriptions are included on downstream parameters.
  • JENKINS-38339 - Link downstream builds to the FlowNode that triggered them.

2.6 (Nov 6, 2017)

  • JENKINS-46934 - Prevent possible deadlock when killing jobs using build step.

2.5.1 (July 10, 2017)

2.5 (Apr 06, 2017)

  • JENKINS-38887 build can now be used to trigger indexing of multibranch projects, rather than building regular jobs.

2.4 (Nov 21, 2016)

  • In certain cases, interrupting a build running in a build step might not break you out of a loop.
  • Making sure interrupting a build running in a build step does something, even if Jenkins is unsure of the status of this step.
  • JENKINS-39454 Work around a core race condition that could result in hanging build steps when many are being run concurrently.

2.3 (Sep 23, 2016)

2.2 (Jul 11, 2016)

2.1 (May 31, 2016)

  • JENKINS-28673 IllegalStateException printed to log after deleting a downstream build.

2.0 (Apr 05, 2016)