Download the hpi file and install it within Jenkins interface.
In the global Jenkins configuration, set up host and port of your PostgreSQL server and enter credentials of the PostgreSQL user that shall be used to create databases and grant permissions. Note that this user needs at least CREATEDB and CREATEROLE permissions.
Configure a database name in a job. The plugin ensures the database
exists when the job is run. It grants all permissions for the database
to a job specific user and publishes its credentials in the
It also ensures that the database is dropped at the end of the job.
These environment variables will be injected in the build :
There is also a MySQL variant of this plugin : jbox-web/job-database-manager-mysql
A big thank to them for their contribution!
You can contribute to this plugin in many ways such as :
- Helping with documentation
- Contributing code (features or bugfixes)
- Reporting a bug
- Submitting translations