Due to some maintenance issues, this service has been switched in read-only mode, you can find more information about the why

and how to migrate your plugin documentation in this blogpost

Skip to end of metadata
Go to start of metadata

Plugin Information

View vboxwrapper on the plugin site for more information.

Plugin provides a build wrapper for starting and stopping slaves on the virtual machine

Start/stop is performed by launching shell scripts (init.d, VBoxManage for example).
Each start/stop command takes a list of nodes with virtual machines as an argument.
After launching a script plugin waits for all nodes to enter an online/offline state
by periodical reconnecting to them. It's required because master doesn't know that slave
waked up.

Configuration

System Configuration

Define a wrapper command that should be used to start/stop VirtualBox. Usually it is a sort of init.d script.

Job Configuration

Enable a build wrapper (pre- and/or post-build command). Choose needed virtual machines.

Changelog

Version 1.3 (02/07/2013)
  • (warning) Allowed plugin to launch commands on Windows (needs to be tested)
Version 1.2 (01/21/2013)
  • (error) Fixes height of the node list
Version 1.1 (01/20/2013)
  • (warning) Changed package name so previous plugin usage should be fixed in a config file or fixed in a job. Sorry for inconvenience.
  • (info) Added build parameter VBox node parameter - list of virtual nodes joined with the delimiter. Can be used with scripts.
Version 1.0 (10/22/2012)
  • (info) Initial release.