Working with GitHub Actions Output Parameters

I created a GitHub custom Action that needed to pass information down to another step in the same job. I knew I could do this with environment variables, but I also knew you could create output parameters in your custom actions. It took me a bit longer than I care to admit to find exactly … [Read more…]

Manually Trigger Actions Workflow in GitHub (How did I not know about this????)

The global pandemic and the craziness going on in the United States are CLEARLY super distracting because I just “discovered” a feature in GitHub Actions that I’ve been wanting forever. I can now manually trigger GitHub Actions!!!! Apparently it’s been out for a month and somehow I missed it but man this makes me super … [Read more…]

Writing My First Custom GitHub Action

Table Of Content This is a part 3 in a 3 part blog series about GitHub Actions. Part 1: Github Actions 2.0 Is Here!!! – A first look and simple walkthrough of GitHub Actions 2.0 for CI/CD Part 2: Git Actions 2.0-Let’s do something a little more involved – A deeper dive using GitHub Actions … [Read more…]

GitHub Actions 2.0 IS HERE!!!!!!

Table Of Content This is a part 1 in a 3 part blog series about GitHub Actions. Part 1: Github Actions 2.0 Is Here!!! – A first look and simple walkthrough of GitHub Actions 2.0 for CI/CD Part 2: Git Actions 2.0-Let’s do something a little more involved – A deeper dive using GitHub Actions … [Read more…]