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how can i change a plan variables in tasks

hello, how can i change a plan variables in tasks? or is plan variables == const? 

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This is what you cannot do:

# in a Script task
${bamboo.myGlobalVariable} = 'new value'
${bamboo.myPlanVariable} = 'new value'

This is what you can do:

  • Running a plan build manually, by running a customised build
  • running a cURL command to run a particular build overwriting a Global/Plan variable

    curl -u USERNAME:PASSWORD -X POST -d 'bamboo.yourVariable=newValue' 'http://localhost:8085/rest/api/latest/queue/PROJ-PLAN'

    The above will trigger a build 'PROJ-PLAN' and will overwrite the variable 'yourVariable' with 'newValue'.

  • Injecting Bamboo Variables

Kind regards,
Rafael P. Sperafico

Yes it is possible but IMO you should not do it. This can easily lead to chaos in your build configuration.

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Maybe you should look at which handles this problem elegantly and you can limit the scope of visible change just for the scope of the job execution.

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