Cannot add Jenkins cartridge due to presence of JENKINS_USERNAME and JENKINS_PASSWORD

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  • After removing a Jenkins server application from a domain, then attempting to create another Jenkins server application, the following error is seen and the application fails to create:
Unexpected error: Cartridge attempted to override the following gear environment variables: JENKINS_USERNAME, JENKINS_PASSWORD
  • Unable to enable Jenkins.


  • OpenShift Enterprise 2.x
  • Openshift Online

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