Docker API

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Docker Java API Plugin

This plugin exposes the docker-java API to Jenkins plugins. Plugins using docker-java should depend on this plugin and not directly on docker-java.

Only the Apache HttpClient 5 transport is available; the Jersey transport does not work.


The following build environment is required to build this plugin

  • Java 11 and Maven 3.8.1


To build the plugin locally:

mvn clean verify


To release the plugin:

mvn release:prepare release:perform -B

Test local instance

To test in a local Jenkins instance

mvn hpi:run