How to run Azure Storage unit tests in CI
- name: ⚙ azurite
npm install azurite
npx azurite-table &
The first line will install it, and the second will start it in a background process. Tests will need to use
CloudStorageAccount.DevelopmentStorageAccountto access the locally running instance automatically. Note that this is compatible with the older Azure Storage Emulator included with the Azure SDK with Visual Studio, so no changes are needed between local test runs and CI.
You can see this in action in the following run: https://github.com/devlooped/TableStorage/actions/runs/829193167 which is running on all supported .NET platforms via the workflow definition at https://github.com/devlooped/TableStorage/blob/main/.github/workflows/build.yml.