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Manually Triggering GitHub Workflows

Oct 11, 2019

Introduction Most workflows designed with GitHub Actions react to GitHub webhook events such as pull_request, push, etc. However, there are times when a workflow just needs to be triggered via human intervention. Consider the following example: a company currently migrating from Jenkins to GitHub Actions needs a workflow with which to rollback any given microservice to a specific version when shit hits the fan due to some corner cases not being covered by the test suite. ...