Jenkins Dedicated Node Agents

22 Jul 2023 - rich

Here are some observations, discoveries, and general imformation aobut Jenkins Node agents. I am keeping the information separate between the different clouds, nodes, etc. I will try to point out information that is shared and in common, but mostly this is to apologize in advance for repetiion and duplication between this an the other posts.

Viewing (and creating) Jenkins nodes

When Jenkins first comes up, without any additional configuration, there is just the single built in node jenkins built in node

creating a new node will only give you the option of creating a new permanent agent: create new permanent agent node