re: A Java Library Release Process Which Doesn't Suck VIEW POST


Love your approach. Have you already tested it with other CI providers? Asking because I don't know if there is something similar to "tag_filter" for e.g. Github Actions or CircleCI...


Yeah great question - CircleCI can do it via their filters: tags: config which accepts regex (circleci.com/docs/2.0/configuratio...) and Github (docs.github.com/en/actions/referen...) have a

    types: [published]

I'm not sure if you have to create the "release" through the Github UI for this to work (which I believe just tags the repo) or whether Github recognising a tag as a release (as I mentioned in the post) will simply start the workflow.

Let me know if you try it out! Would be interested to hear how it goes


Thanks for looking it up! Will hopefully test it within the next couple of weeks and let you know.

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