There are some boundaries to the resources that run GitHub workflows and actions. In this video, review some of the limitations of workflows and actions.
- [Instructor] Now that we know a bit more … about workflows and actions, … let's discuss some of their limitations. … One repository can contain many different workflows … but only 20 workflows can be running at the same time. … Concurrent jobs are also limited … but this is based on your GitHub plan. … For free plans we're limited to 20 concurrent jobs. … This limit increases with the pro, … team, and enterprise plans. … On top of that, jobs are limited to six hours of run time. … That's almost a full day's work … for your workflow to get done whatever it needs to do. … If your workflows use actions that … interact with the GitHub API … you'll be limited to making 1000 API requests per hour. … Also actions can't trigger other workflows, … this keeps from creating potentially infinite loops … with actions triggering workflows, … that trigger actions that trigger workflows … and well, you get the idea. … To keep log files from taking up too much space, … action logs are limited to a maximum of 64 kilobytes. …
- 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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