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update static content

A plugin for manually triggering dispatch_event on github actions for rebuilding or deploying your SSG website with the ability to monitor the process and workflow history along with config page and role access.

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Update Static Content - Strapi v4

Update your statically generated site with github actions (more coming on the way).


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Features

  • Workflow History
  • Config Page
  • Downloading Logs
  • Roles to access the plugin

Installation

  yarn add strapi-plugin-update-static-content
  OR
  npm i strapi-plugin-update-static-content

Plugin Configuration

  1. Add plugin configs inside strapiProject/config/plugins.js
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module.exports = ({ env }) => ({
  'update-static-content': {
    enabled: true,
    config: {
      githubToken: env('GITHUB_TOKEN'), // accessing personal github token from env file
      owner: 'everythinginjs', // owner of the repo
      repo: 'vahoora', // name of the repo
      workflowId: '40807041', // workflowId OR filename
      branch: 'main', // branch name
      roles: ['strapi-super-admin'], // roles to access the plugin, by omitting roles any user can access the plugin
    },
  },
});
  1. Create a file in the root of your project .github/workflows/deploy.yml like below. In this example we are using fing cloud
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name: Fing Deployment # a name for your workflow

on: # trigger on push event and main branch to the repo
  push:
    branches: [main]
  workflow_dispatch: # must be included in your .yml file for manually triggering event
defaults: # in case of monorepo project you can use `defauls` and choose the subfolder
  run:
    working-directory: ./gatsbyJS
jobs:
  deploy:
    runs-on: ubuntu-latest
    steps:
      - name: Checkout code
        uses: actions/checkout@v2
      - name: install fing-cli and deploy
        env: # set the cloud provider token to the secrets on github and use it on run
          TOKEN: ${{ secrets.FING_TOKEN }}
        run: | # write your shell scripts for deploying or building based on your host provider
          npm install -g @fingcloud/cli
          fing --access-token "${TOKEN}" up --app vahoora-gatsby --dispatch

Roadmap

  • Cancel workflow manually.
  • Better documentation.

Special Thanks

Reza from Fing

Install now

npm install strapi-plugin-update-static-content

Last updated

49 days ago

Strapi Compatibility

4.4.5 and above

Author

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Amir Mahmoudi

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