Mirror Branch action
Want to rename a branch? Want to rename it right now, but worried that it will break things that are pulling from its current name (e.g. CI jobs)?
Have you already renamed a branch and broken everything and you want to fix it ASAP?
This action updates another branch whenever you push to the branch it's triggered on. It should serve as a handy stopgap while you track down those last few jobs that are still set to the old name.
The name of the branch to update. Default
Whether or not to force push. "true" means to force push, "false" means don't. Defaults to true.
release-candidate branch to the
name: Mirror branch on: push: branches: [ release-candidate ] jobs: mirror-to-master: runs-on: ubuntu-latest steps: - uses: zofrex/mirror-branch@v1
release branch to the
deployment branch, but don't force push:
name: Mirror branch on: push: branches: [ release ] jobs: mirror-to-master: runs-on: ubuntu-latest steps: - uses: zofrex/mirror-branch@v1 with: target-branch: deployment
Note that the source branch to copy from is not an option for this action, so you should limit it to only run on one branch, unless you're absolutely certain that you want to mirror multiple branches to one target.