Thanks. I guess it does, if you are install jenkins on a system to which
you are not root. Have you considered, on your "base" system, something
git clone https://github.com/git/git
./configure --prefix=/jenkins/subdirectory/git #change as needed
mkdir -p /jenkins/subdirectory/git
make all doc #from INSTALL file doc
make install install-doc install-html
zip git-zip.zip git
rm -rf git #remove old git files - needed?
I don't really know if you need to change environment variables such as
PATH and LIBPATH on the execution systems. I am not sure, but I would guess
that the "/jenkins/subdirectory" will need to be the same on all slaves, so
that git will know where it was installed. I don't know if that path is
"hard coded" some how into the execution programs.
Hopefully if I did something outrageously wrong, one of the
more knowledgeable people, such as Konstantin, will indicate where I went
On Sunday, December 30, 2012 9:01:24 AM UTC-6, Gabby Romano wrote:
> hi all - does anyone know where I can fine a portable version of Git for
> Linux so no install is needed (yum or anything) ?