#github-actions (2020-12)

Discussions related to GitHub Actions

2020-12-19

2020-12-18

Darren Cunningham avatar
Darren Cunningham

It seems like it’s a lot easier to copy and paste workflows and make subtle changes rather than try to parameterize workflows by trigger…or am I missing something?

Erik Osterman (Cloud Posse) avatar
Erik Osterman (Cloud Posse)

It depends on what scale you need to manage the workflows

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Erik Osterman (Cloud Posse)
Actions: Centrally managed workflow templates · Issue #98 · github/roadmap

Summary To encourage best practices and consistency, this feature enables you to provide centrally managed workflows across multiple repositories in your organization. This feature includes: Abilit…

Erik Osterman (Cloud Posse) avatar
Erik Osterman (Cloud Posse)

I very much look forward to this

Erik Osterman (Cloud Posse) avatar
Erik Osterman (Cloud Posse)

So I would not invest too much in anything else

Darren Cunningham avatar
Darren Cunningham

copy and paste is enough for me until that comes out - just wanted to make sure that I wasn’t overlooking something in the meantime

2020-12-11

Erik Osterman (Cloud Posse) avatar
Erik Osterman (Cloud Posse)
I need manual approvers for GitHub Actions!!!! And I got them now :) | Azure DevOps Blog attachment image

I love GitHub Actions, but holy moly, I really want manual approvers before I deploy into an environment!!!! My typical workflow would send my pull request to a dynamically provisioned PR specific staging environment and then to teststaging production. And I totally need manual approvers between environments!

Erik Osterman (Cloud Posse) avatar
Erik Osterman (Cloud Posse)

Anyone have the signup link for the beta?

I need manual approvers for GitHub Actions!!!! And I got them now :) | Azure DevOps Blog attachment image

I love GitHub Actions, but holy moly, I really want manual approvers before I deploy into an environment!!!! My typical workflow would send my pull request to a dynamically provisioned PR specific staging environment and then to teststaging production. And I totally need manual approvers between environments!

ollynevard avatar
ollynevard

I’m keen to test out this new feature.

They also announced auto-merging PRs. I don’t know of that makes your use of mergify redundant now? https://youtu.be/AiWjanAdD3s?t=380

Erik Osterman (Cloud Posse) avatar
Erik Osterman (Cloud Posse)

@Jeremy (Cloud Posse) essh

Erik Osterman (Cloud Posse) avatar
Erik Osterman (Cloud Posse)

(mergify is pretty powerful - I would be surprised if their implementation is as powerful)

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Jeremy (Cloud Posse)
06:41:57 PM

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