What is a Jenkins slave?

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Posted On: Mar 22, 2020

 

A Slave, in Jenkins, is a Java executable that operates on a remote computer. The main characteristics of Jenkins slaves are that it understands requests from the Jenkins master instance, slaves can work on a mixture of operating systems, the job of a slave is to do as they are directed to and it is likely to set up a project to always run on a distinct slave machine.

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