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GitHub Actions for GitKraken Boards

You can now automate the manipulation of cards on your GitKraken Boards using GitHub Actions. Links to GitKraken Boards cards from within a Pull Request description or commit message can trigger actions such as:

  • Move card(s) to any column on your board
  • Create a card
  • Add a label to a card(s)
  • Assign a user to a card(s)
  • Add a comment to a card(s)

Actions

Parse Glo Links Parse your Pull Request description for links to cards
Change Column Change the column of a card(s)
Add Label Add an existing label to a card(s)
Assign User Assign a GitKraken Boards user to a card(s)
Add Comment Add a comment to a card(s)

View our actions page for the most up-to-date content.


Example

Move linked GitKraken Boards cards to the Deployed column when a PR is merged on GitHub.

Note: All actions taken by this user will automatically update the cards in GitKraken Boards.

on: pull_request

name: Glo actions

jobs:
  build:
    name: Glo actions
    runs-on: ubuntu-latest
    steps:
    - uses: Axosoft/glo-action-parse-links@v1
      id: glo-parse

    - uses: Axosoft/glo-action-move-card@v1
      with:
        authToken: ${{ secrets.GLO-PAT }}
        cards: '${{ steps.glo-parse.outputs.cards }}'
        column: 'Deployed'
      id: glo-move
  • Add a link to your GitKraken Boards card in your PR description.

That’s it! The Actions will now automatically update the linked GitKraken Boards card from your Pull Request.