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SSH Agent Plugin

This plugin allows you to provide SSH credentials to builds via a ssh-agent in Jenkins.

Requirements

Currently all nodes (including the master) on which this plugin will be used must have the Apache Tomcat Native libraries installed.

Configuring

First you need to add some SSH Credentials to your instance:

Jenkins | Manage Jenkins | Manage Credentials
Note that only Private Key based credentials can be used.

Then configure your build to use the credentials:
And then your build will have those credentials available, e.g.

Version History

Version 1.0 (2012-11-01)

Version 0.1 (2012-10-26)