This post will be demonstrated using Secret File.

  • Select the Credentials “Kind” – “Secret File”

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  • Enter the password in a plain text file
  • Enter a ID, Description and upload the plain text file
  • UsingĀ Credentials Binding Plugin, enter the following in the Jenkinsfile where credentialsId refers to ID field above

withCredentials([file(credentialsId: ‘ID’, variable: ‘FILE’)]) {
playbook: ‘playbook.yml’,
sudo: true