How to mirror Jenkins Plugins to Artifactory

Daniel Poterman
2020-04-20 09:59

How to set Artifactory as a mirror for Jenkins Plugins (

Plugins are the primary means of enhancing the functionality of a Jenkins environment to suit an organization or a user-specific needs.  
Jenkins Plugins are commonly used and can be mirrored into your Artifactory server, thus allowing you to enjoy and leverage all of JFrog and Artifactory's features. 

1. Create a Generic remote repository
2. Set the URL to:
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3. Use the cURL command to download and cache plugins. 
    For example, to download the latest Artifactory plugin, you can use the following command: 

curl -u <USERNAME>:<PASSWORD> “http://localhost:8082/artifactory/jenkins-remote/artifactory/latest/artifactoy.hpi”