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The current console log pre-truncates for large output. That's good/expected/useful.
However, it forces you to display the whole log - just to get useful information from the top of the log. Namely - the build agent and checkout/prep details.
Please consider changing (or providing option to change) the console log output to show the first X lines of output, then the ellipsis, then the last Y lines, instead of ONLY showing the last Y lines.
- is blocked by
JENKINS-38313 External Build Log storage for Jenkins
- In Progress
It may be realistic to do that once JENKINS-38313 is in place.
For FileSystem-based storage it almost doubles the efforts to visualize the logs