Buildcoin Plugin

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Plugin Information

Plugin ID buildcoin-plugin Changes In Latest Release
Since Latest Release
Latest Release
Latest Release Date
Required Core
1.4 (archives)
Sep 05, 2012
Source Code
Issue Tracking
Open Issues
Aaron Severs (id: webandtech)
Usage Installations 2014-Apr 60
2014-May 53
2014-Jun 65
2014-Jul 65
2014-Aug 75
2014-Sep 67
2014-Oct 69
2014-Nov 57
2014-Dec 53
2015-Jan 59
2015-Feb 58
2015-Mar 65

Sends build info to Buildcoin, a CI game that rewards users for committing often, keeping the build stable, and using pull requests for code reviews.

How it works

This plugin sends the status of each build to Buildcoin to notify your team about build breakages, reward users who fix broken builds, and display current build status on the real-time dashboard.

  1. Sign up at
  2. You can find your Company API Key on the Manage Company page.
  3. Paste this key into the Buildcoin section of the Jenkins global configuration to report the status of all jobs to Buildcoin.
    1. If you only want to use Buildcoin for certain jobs, you can use the Buildcoin section on the job configuration page instead.
  4. Enjoy!

The configuration screen on the Jenkins global configuration page.

The realtime dashboard. It's red because there's a broken build.

Debug mode

The debug mode checkbox can be used for troubleshooting. It will post the build status to any url entered into the API Key text field.


Version 1.4 (August 23, 2012)
  • Added some exception handling based on user reports of exceptions in the Jenkins log
Version 1.3 (May 24, 2012)
  • Added plugin name to pom so it now appears as "Buildcoin Plugin" in Jenkins
Version 1.2 (May 23, 2012)
  • Initial release


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