Jenkins is a popular open-source automation server that allows you to build, deploy, and automate your projects. Mergify can interact with Jenkins by evaluating the status checks reported by Jenkins to GitHub. This enables powerful automation workflows that react to the results of your Jenkins jobs.
PrerequisitesSection titled Prerequisites
Before you can use Mergify with Jenkins, ensure the following:
Jenkins is properly set up and is building your projects. See the Jenkins Documentation for help with setting up Jenkins.
The Mergify GitHub App is installed in your repository.
Using Jenkins Status Checks in Mergify ConfigurationSection titled Using Jenkins Status Checks in Mergify Configuration
Once Jenkins reports status checks to GitHub, they can be used as conditions in your Mergify rules. Here’s a simple example:
In this example, Mergify will automatically merge pull requests that have at least one approved review and a successful Jenkins build.
Further ConfigurationSection titled Further Configuration
The possibilities of integrating Jenkins with Mergify are extensive. For instance, you could use Mergify to:
Automatically update a PR when a build fails;