How to configure doctl in pipeline jenkins

How to configure doctl to be used in a jenkins pipeline When executing the step an error occurs because doctl is not recognized inside jenkins.

Please help.

This is the output of the error.

Started by user Yohon Jairo Bravo Castro
[Pipeline] Start of Pipeline
[Pipeline] node
Running on Jenkins in /var/lib/jenkins/workspace/testDoctl
[Pipeline] {
[Pipeline] stage
[Pipeline] { (Push Image Docker to DO Registry)
[Pipeline] sh
+ doctl auth init -t <TOKEN>
Sorry, home directories outside of /home are not currently supported. 
See for details.
[Pipeline] }
[Pipeline] // stage
[Pipeline] }
[Pipeline] // node
[Pipeline] End of Pipeline
ERROR: script returned exit code 1
Finished: FAILURE

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Bobby Iliev
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October 9, 2022
Accepted Answer

Hi there,

As far as I can see from the output, it looks like that you’ve installed doctl via snap, however, Jenkins does not seem to like this.

What I could suggest is to download and install doctl via git instead:

Let me know how it goes!



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