What folder am I supposed to zip up if I want to import my jenkins installation to Bamboo?

Hello,

I am using the Jenkins-Bamboo Importer wizard for the first time and I'm having problems uploading the zipped up jenkins home folder to it. I zipped it up and tried to upload it to the importer but it vastly exceeds the file upload limit. I have a large number of jobs running. Should I just exclude that folder?

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Jason Worley Atlassian Team Apr 04, 2013

Greetings,

If you installed Bamboo on the same host as Jenkins, you can simply specify the location of your Jenkins home directory. Ensure Bamboo has read/write access to the Jenkins home directory.

If interested, I have included an excellent full tutorial that you find helpful. You can watch the entire video or for this specific question, fast forward to 6:14:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9SGWRWcJTyA

General documentation for importing data from Jenkins:

https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/BAMBOO/Importing+data+from+Jenkins

I hope this information gets you on the right path!

Cheers,
Jason | Atlassian

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