There are days when you know you are working on something amazing. You would love to share it with the world, but cannot. I felt that every single day at the office for months, knowing that someday – eventually – I would be able to share this project. Finally – today – Geoblink’s Design System has been open sourced (GitHub repository).Read more →
Jenkins pipelines are cool but writing Jenkinsfiles is a frustrating experience, especially if you are not familiar with Groovy. Testing them can be tedious, too. And to add insult to injury, editor support is not quite good.
However, there are ways to make Jenkinsfile development less painful. One quality of life improvement is being able to validate a Jenkinsfile while developing it, directly in VSCode.
To add linter-like support for Jenkinsfiles in VSCode, take a look at Jenkins Pipeline Linter Connector extension (view).