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Adds Pipeline steps to check out or update working sources from various SCMs (version control).

A component of Pipeline Plugin.


2.9 (Jun 7, 2019)

  • Fix: Use rw-r--r-- (0644) permissions for changelog files on Posix systems as in version 2.7 and earlier of this plugin rather than rw------- (0600) as used in version 2.8 to avoid potential issues related to backups and similar scenarios. (PR 34)

2.8 (Jun 5, 2019)

  • Fix: Prevent SAXParseException from being thrown when using the checkout step in parallel blocks. (JENKINS-34313)

2.7 (Oct 1, 2018)

  • Fix: Prevent ConcurrentModificationException when using the checkout step in parallel blocks. (JENKINS-47201)
  • Improvement: Change the display name of the checkout step from "General SCM" to "Check out from version control".
  • Improvement: Add documentation for specific variables returned by the checkout step based on the installed set of plugins. (JENKINS-26100)

2.6 (Jun 20, 2017)

  • JENKINS-26100 checkout step now returns a Map of environment variables set by the SCM in legacy Freestyle jobs, such as GIT_COMMIT and SVN_REVISION.

2.5 (Jun 16, 2017)

  • No user-facing changes.

2.4 (Feb 27, 2017)

  • No user-facing changes, only test infrastructure.

2.3 (Nov 10, 2016)

  • No user-facing changes, only internal metadata.