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  2. JENKINS-26523

Allow yellow "unstable" state from a step

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Resolved (View Workflow)
    • Priority: Minor
    • Resolution: Won't Fix
    • Component/s: pipeline
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      Description

      The xUnit plugin allows for a yellow "unstable" state, between red "FAIL" and blue "OK". This is useful for test-suite steps, to help developers immediately distinguish between "I broke one of 40,000 unit tests" and "I caused compilation to fail entirely".

      It would help if there were an easy way to assign an unstable state as the result of a step, especially a shell step (e.g. if we could check for a magic exit code to mark a step as unstable rather than failed)

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            directhex Jo Shields created issue -
            jglick Jesse Glick made changes -
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            Resolution Won't Fix [ 2 ]
            Status Open [ 1 ] Resolved [ 5 ]
            jglick Jesse Glick made changes -
            Link This issue is related to JENKINS-26522 [ JENKINS-26522 ]
            rtyler R. Tyler Croy made changes -
            Workflow JNJira [ 160593 ] JNJira + In-Review [ 196494 ]
            abayer Andrew Bayer made changes -
            Component/s pipeline-general [ 21692 ]
            abayer Andrew Bayer made changes -
            Component/s workflow-plugin [ 18820 ]
            narg Ondrej Vlach made changes -
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            jglick Jesse Glick made changes -
            Link This issue relates to JENKINS-39203 [ JENKINS-39203 ]

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              jglick Jesse Glick
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              directhex Jo Shields
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