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In this stage a manual confirmation is requested before processing subsequent stages like Promote and Release.

This stage will be active in two scenarios: - manual activation of this stage - in case of an 'UNSTABLE' build (even when manual confirmation is inactive)

Stage Content

This stage comprises following steps which are activated depending on your use-case/configuration:

step step description

Stage Activation

This stage will be active if any one of the following conditions is met:

  • Stage configuration in config.yml file contains entries for this stage.
  • Any of the conditions are met which are explained in the section Step Activation.

Step Activation

For this stage no conditions are assigned to steps.

Additional Stage Parameters

name mandatory default possible values
manualConfirmation no true true, false
manualConfirmationMessage no Shall we proceed to Promote & Release?
manualConfirmationTimeout no 720
script yes
  • manualConfirmation - Specifies if a manual confirmation is active before running the Promote and Release stages of the pipeline.
  • manualConfirmationMessage - Defines message displayed as default manual confirmation. Please note: only used in case pipeline is in state SUCCESSFUL
  • manualConfirmationTimeout - Defines how many hours a manual confirmation is possible for a dedicated pipeline.
  • script - The common script environment of the Jenkinsfile running. Typically the reference to the script calling the pipeline step is provided with the this parameter, as in script: this. This allows the function to access the commonPipelineEnvironment for retrieving, e.g. configuration parameters.

Configuration of Additional Stage Parameters

The stage parameters need to be defined in the section stages of config.yml file.