{jenkins-plugin-info:pluginId=build-user-vars-plugin|jiraComponent=build-user-vars-plugin}

This plugin provides a set of environment variables that describe the user who started the build.

Variables provided

This plugin defines the following environment variables to describe the user who started the build:

Variable

Description

BUILD_USER

Full name (first name + last name)

BUILD_USER_FIRST_NAME

First name

BUILD_USER_LAST_NAME

Last name

BUILD_USER_ID

Jenkins user ID

BUILD_USER_EMAIL

Email address

Usage example

Select Set Jenkins user build variables and reference the variables during the build:

Jenkins core compatibility

This plugin requires Jenkins 1.609+ (since 1.5 version of plugin).

Changelog

1.5 (Dec 11, 2015)

1.4 (Oct 10, 2014)

1.3 (Apr 12, 2014)

1.2

* [JENKINS-21955] Set BUILD_USER to "SCMTrigger" if a build is run because of a source code change

1.1

* Now works with Jenkins starting from 1.396 version.

1.0

* Initial version