what is api token in jenkins and how to use for github webhook

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I am new to jenkins and git. Can you explain about api token  and how to use for github webhook

May 24, 2020 in DevOps & Agile by Anil
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recategorized May 25, 2020 by Gitika 1,947 views

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GitHub webhook is used to trigger jenkins job automatically. For an example, say you have local git repo in your system. And create one pipeline with GitHub and jenkins.

Now whenever you upload something in GitHub, webhook will automatically trigger your jenkins job and jenkins will download the files in workspace. 

But one thing you have to take care that GitHub has public IP. To create web hook for jenkins, you need Public IP of jenkins.

Hope this will help.

answered May 27, 2020 by MD
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