the jenkins package in Debian has multiple open security issues
and fails to build with Groovy 2. It also is quite outdated
(Debian: 1.565.3 released upstream mid-2014; current version: 1.644
from Jan 2016 with lots of releases inbetween).
Jenkins also isn't part of a stable release (currently only in
I suggest to remove the package from Debian. If there are no
objections, I'll reassign the request to the ftp.debian.org pseudo-
I'm also wondering if "jenkins-memory-monitor" should also be removed
at the same time or if it is also useful without jenkins?
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