To modify the jenkins config you do not need to edit it manualy on jenkins web application.

To download the config you should go to the job config history and downalod the newest one.

There are other options:
1. easy one

user@host:/opt/cpp/jenkins_home/jobs/Test-my-branch$ pwd
user@host:/opt/jenkins_home/jobs/Test-my-branch$ vim config.xml

and do what you need 🙂

2. not so easy

prepare config.xml file

wget –auth-no-challenge –user=joe.shmoe –password=secret  –post-file=config.xml –no-check-certificate


curl “http://localhost:18080/jenkins/job/npm-package-aaa/config.xml ” -si –data-binary “$XML” -H “Content-Type: text/xml”



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