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How to skip CI in GitHub Actions

Subhrodip Mohanta
Writing readable and scalable code that unites distributed systems to power your daily apps
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GitHub Actions now supports skipping workflows

All push and pull_request workflows by looking for some common keywords in your commit message.

If any commit message in your push or the HEAD commit of your PR contains one of the following strings:

  • [skip ci]
  • [ci skip]
  • [no ci]
  • [skip actions]
  • [actions skip]


Workflows triggered on the push or pull_request events will be skipped.

This feature have been previously supported by all major CI like:

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