First post of the new year! I have been very busy. This post will be a non-Golang post actually too. This post is just to help anyone who wants to setup their own free (that’s right, Free) hosted Jenkins CI Server, hook it up to a private repo and go over some of the GOTCHAs along the way (always some struggles when going the free route). Table Of Contents Background Getting Your Jenkins Instance Up Give Jenkins Access To Your Private Bitbucket Repo Your First Manually Triggered Build Setting Up Automatic Builds Upon Push Background I have been experimenting with OpenShift gears because they offer free “Gears”.