In this video, I walked through my use case for manually triggering my lighthouse-action.
Last July, GitHub shipped a way to create manual workflow dispatch for GitHub Actions, giving users the ability to create workflows manually triggered with the new
You will then see a 'Run workflow' button on the Actions tab, enabling you to trigger a run easily.
GitHub Changelog@ghchangelogGitHub Actions: Manual triggers with workflow_dispatch github.blog/changelog/2020…00:12 AM - 07 Jul 2020
I've actually wanted this for some time because it is helpful for running a workflow without cluttering up the commit history.
You can read more about
workflow_dispatch in the announcement on the github.blog.
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