Once you've created a custom action, its time to deploy it. In this video, deploy and test a custom action by adding it to a workflow.
- [Instructor] All of the files for our action are in place, … and now it's time to actually test it with a workflow. … I have a few tabs open in my browser to run the test. … In this tab I'm looking at a workflow … for our super-cool-project. … On line three, we see it will get triggered … when the repo sees a push event. … And on line 10, we see the call … to the keyword-release-action followed … by the GITHUB_TOKEN environment variable … being passed in as a secret. … And the argument with our keyword-release target. … In another tab I'm looking at the Releases page … for the super-cool-project. … If all goes well, we should see a new release on this page … after our action runs successfully. … Let's go back to the repo tab … and trigger the workflow by making a small change … in the README file. … I'll just add some text here to the README file, … and how about "Testing the keyword releaser action." … For the commit message I need to make sure … I include the keyword "FIXED." … So, I'll start the commit message with "FIXED," …
- Creating an action
- Creating a workflow
- Adding actions to a workflow
- Using an action from a repository
- Developing a CI/CD pipeline with GitHub Actions
- Building custom actions
- Publishing an action to the GitHub Marketplace
Skill Level Beginner
1. Your First Action
Your first Action2m 31s
2. Connecting Actions with Workflows
3. Using Actions
4. Developing a CI/CD Workflow
5. Building Custom Actions
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