[riot-notifications] [RIOT-OS/RIOT] gh_actions: fix static-test when performed on master (#15455)

Alexandre Abadie notifications at github.com
Tue Nov 17 12:28:52 CET 2020


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### Contribution description

This PR is an attempt to fix the static tests performed by github actions when they are run on master.

After #15437 was merged the actions failed on master: https://github.com/RIOT-OS/RIOT/runs/1411760887?check_suite_focus=true.
This is because one of the steps fetch the master branch locally but this is not allowed when git is already on branch master.

The proposed solution of this PR is to fetch master in a separate branch and set this branch in `CI_BASE_BRANCH` env.

Another solution could be to not run the static-test on push to master but if we could avoid that, it's better IMHO.

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### Testing procedure

- a green static test for the PR
- the result of this PR can only be checked once merged in master

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### Issues/PRs references

bug introduced by #15437

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  https://github.com/RIOT-OS/RIOT/pull/15455

-- Commit Summary --

  * gh_actions: fix static-test when performed on master

-- File Changes --

    M .github/workflows/static-test.yml (6)

-- Patch Links --

https://github.com/RIOT-OS/RIOT/pull/15455.patch
https://github.com/RIOT-OS/RIOT/pull/15455.diff

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