How to disable High Availability (HA) in Jenkins?

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Issue

  • How to correctly disable High Availability?

  • Why HA is still running even after I have uninstalled the CloudBees High Availability Management plugin (cloudbees-ha)?

Resolution

Option 1: Pass the following Java argument to Jenkins:

-Dcom.cloudbees.jenkins.ha=false

Option 2: Use the environment variable:

JENKINS_HA=false

and then restart Jenkins.