If you use
devcontainer.json files to define your development containers, you will now be able to use Dependabot version updates to keep your Features up-to-date. Once configured in
dependabot.yml, Dependabot will open pull requests on a specified schedule to update the listed Features to latest. This ensures Features are pinned to the latest
major version in the associated
devcontainer.json file. If a dev container has a lockfile, that file will also be updated. Dependabot security updates for dev containers are not supported at this time.
GitHub Actions: Introducing the new M1 macOS runner available to open source!
Today, GitHub is excited to announce the launch of a new M1 macOS runner! This runner is available for all plans, free in public repositories, and eligible to consume included free plan minutes in private repositories. The new runner executes Actions workflows with a 3 vCPU, 7 GB RAM, and 14 GB of storage VM, which provides the latest Mac hardware Actions has to offer. The new runner operates exclusively on macOS 14 and to use it, simply update the
runs-on key in your YAML workflow file to