Build last git tag with Jenkins
Sometimes it’s required to build the last tag of your software with Jenkins. Mostly I use it to build a last stable release automatically with Jenkins.
I use GitHub for my software so I use by default tags for each release. Every tag contains a version number which could be automatically filtered by Jenkins.
Use the advanced button for git and specify a
refspec in the Jenkins that only selects these tags:
In the branch specifier specify: