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  2. JENKINS-31574

GitHub branch source plugin does not document what should be used for creds

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      Started by user Andrew Bayer
      Consulting GitHub Organization
      Connecting to GitHub using abayer/****** (abayer-github)
      FATAL: Failed to recompute children of Folder Computation
      java.io.IOException: Server returned HTTP response code: 401 for URL: https://api.github.com/orgs/abayer
      	at sun.reflect.GeneratedConstructorAccessor126.newInstance(Unknown Source)
      	at sun.reflect.DelegatingConstructorAccessorImpl.newInstance(DelegatingConstructorAccessorImpl.java:45)
      	at java.lang.reflect.Constructor.newInstance(Constructor.java:422)
      	at sun.net.www.protocol.http.HttpURLConnection$10.run(HttpURLConnection.java:1889)
      	at sun.net.www.protocol.http.HttpURLConnection$10.run(HttpURLConnection.java:1884)
      	at java.security.AccessController.doPrivileged(Native Method)
      	at sun.net.www.protocol.http.HttpURLConnection.getChainedException(HttpURLConnection.java:1883)
      	at sun.net.www.protocol.http.HttpURLConnection.getInputStream0(HttpURLConnection.java:1456)
      	at sun.net.www.protocol.http.HttpURLConnection.getInputStream(HttpURLConnection.java:1440)
      	at sun.net.www.protocol.https.HttpsURLConnectionImpl.getInputStream(HttpsURLConnectionImpl.java:254)
      	at org.kohsuke.github.Requester.parse(Requester.java:458)
      	at org.kohsuke.github.Requester._to(Requester.java:227)
      	at org.kohsuke.github.Requester.to(Requester.java:194)
      	at org.kohsuke.github.GitHub.getOrganization(GitHub.java:310)
      	at org.jenkinsci.plugins.github_branch_source.GitHubSCMNavigator.visitSources(GitHubSCMNavigator.java:130)
      	at jenkins.branch.OrganizationFolder.computeChildren(OrganizationFolder.java:124)
      	at com.cloudbees.hudson.plugins.folder.computed.ComputedFolder.updateChildren(ComputedFolder.java:151)
      	at com.cloudbees.hudson.plugins.folder.computed.FolderComputation.run(FolderComputation.java:106)
      	at hudson.model.ResourceController.execute(ResourceController.java:98)
      	at hudson.model.Executor.run(Executor.java:408)
      Caused by: java.io.IOException: Server returned HTTP response code: 401 for URL: https://api.github.com/orgs/abayer
      	at sun.net.www.protocol.http.HttpURLConnection.getInputStream0(HttpURLConnection.java:1839)
      	at sun.net.www.protocol.http.HttpURLConnection.getInputStream(HttpURLConnection.java:1440)
      	at java.net.HttpURLConnection.getResponseCode(HttpURLConnection.java:480)
      	at sun.net.www.protocol.https.HttpsURLConnectionImpl.getResponseCode(HttpsURLConnectionImpl.java:338)
      	at org.kohsuke.github.Requester.parse(Requester.java:454)
      	... 9 more
      Finished: FAILURE
      

      Credentials are valid username/password, put my user in for the owner, default repository scan, etc.

      When I change to use an access token for the password, it works, but I can't find anywhere where it says to use a username/access token rather than a username/password.

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              • Assignee:
                recena Manuel Recena Soto
                Reporter:
                abayer Andrew Bayer
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