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  1. Jenkins
  2. JENKINS-23150

Warn users about invalid plugin configurations

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    • Type: New Feature
    • Status: Resolved (View Workflow)
    • Priority: Major
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Component/s: core
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      Description

      While Jenkins automatically downloads dependencies of plugins, it doesn't tell you when you have configured an invalid plugin configuration by disabling plugins: Features simply don't work.

      Ideas:


      New Administrative Monitor:

      • Tell users about mandatory plugin dependencies that are missing or disabled
      • Tell user when implied (pre core extraction) dependencies are missing or disabled

      Enhance plugin descriptions to state dependencies, maybe color-code when they're missing or disabled.


      Show a confirmation dialog before disabling a plugin when a user clicks the check box.

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              Assignee:
              tfennelly Tom FENNELLY
              Reporter:
              danielbeck Daniel Beck
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