There have been many good examples of using Hudson for cross-platform builds and automatic execution of tests, but Hudson also provides a great environment for empowering non-developers to execute particular tests whenever they want. We have found this to be particularly the case when automating data migration tests.
This article will discuss the what automatic data migration testing is, and how Hudson can make it easier. Whilst it refers to Hudson, the same techniques could also be used with Jenkins.
I thought it was about time I should put together a simple guide on using Jenkins to build your iOS application - and for those of us that use the awesome testflightapp.com website for managing our iOS app distribution for testing, I have included details on creating a Jenkins job to publish the latest successful artifact to testflightapp.com.
Late last December, Shine allowed me to spend a couple of days working on some Hudson contributions. I was planning to finish 3-4 plugins, but used up too much time trying various approaches and testing various scenarios. I actually ended up with unfinished implementations back then.