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We are thrilled to announce that Jenkins has been accepted to
Google Summer of Code 2022!
This will be Jenkins' sixth year as a mentoring organization.
Congratulations to all 203 accepted open source participating organizations!
For the past 5 years as a mentoring organization,
Jenkins boasts mentorship of 27 GSoC students by 80+ mentors,
that’s bringing together over 107 strangers for a common idea - Jenkins.
At the heart of it,...
I regularly go, as all Jenkins admin do, to my system’s Plugin Management page to see what plugins can be upgraded.
Although I am running the latest LTS version, I can’t update some key plugins (for example the JUnit plugin).
This is even more intriguing as some are part of the plugins installed by default by the setup wizard.
No "install" tick box and the plugin is...
Google Summer of Code (GSoC) is a global, online mentoring program focused on introducing new contributors to open source software development.
GSoC contributors work on a 12+ week programming project with the guidance of mentors from their open source organization.
During GSoC, participating contributors are paired with mentors from open source organizations, gaining exposure to real-world software development techniques.
GSoC contributors will learn from experienced open source...