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Create a Concourse pipeline

Create a new pipeline

You can use the repo mirror pipeline as an example - it uses GitHub, Slack and a bash script. Pivotal also provides a lot of example pipelines.

 Apply a pipeline

Whenever a pipeline YAML is created or changed, it needs to be applied for the changes to take effect.

To apply a pipeline:

  1. If this is your first time using Concourse, download the fly CLI by clicking the appropriate OS logo at the bottom right corner of the team page and move it to somewhere in your $PATH
  2. Navigate to the folder that contains the pipeline config YAML file
  3. Run fly -t cd-govuk-tools set-pipeline -p [pipeline name] -c [pipeline config YAML file name]
  4. Visit the provided URL to log in
  5. Double-check the diff to ensure you’re happy with what is about to be applied
  6. Enter y to make the changes
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