I have a URL trigger on jenkins server A (v1.439) setup to monitor the build number of job on jenkins server B (v1.437).
This is the URL trigger log:
This is the response header for the url when viewing it in chrome debugger:
I can workaround this by using the api url to fetch the build number http://<jenkinsB>/job/<somejob>/lastSuccessfulBuild/api/xml?xpath=string(*/number) which does not close the connection.
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