In this section, learn about the default resources and variables available to each action in the runtime environment and how to use some of them in an entry-point script.
- [Educator] When a workflow is triggered, … a virtual runtime environment is created … to provide the workflow with a variety of resources. … This includes compute resources, … a local file system, … environment variables and event payloads. … The compute resources available to actions in a workflow … include a virtual CPU, … and memory up to 3.75 gigabytes. … Actions are also provided with remote network connectivity. … This is useful for connecting to external resources like … API's or package repositories. … The runtime environment also includes … a local file system that allows the action … to read and write files locally. … This local file system offers space up to 100 gigabytes. … And includes paths to a home directory … and a workspace for storing files … while the action is running. … The runtime environment also includes … several environment variables that actions can reference … for useful information. … For example, there are variables for the location … of the home directory, …
- 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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