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Configuring Dependabot security updates

You can use Dependabot 安全更新 or manual pull requests to easily update vulnerable dependencies.

About configuring Dependabot 安全更新

You can enable Dependabot 安全更新 for any repository that uses Dependabot 警报 and the dependency graph. For more information, see "About Dependabot 安全更新."

You can disable Dependabot 安全更新 for an individual repository or for all repositories owned by your personal account or organization. For more information, see "Managing Dependabot 安全更新 for your repositories" below.

Dependabot 和所有相关功能受 GitHub 服务条款管辖。

Supported repositories

GitHub automatically enables Dependabot 安全更新 for every repository that meets these prerequisites.

Note: You can manually enable Dependabot 安全更新, even if the repository doesn't meet some of the prerequisites below. For example, you can enable Dependabot 安全更新 on a fork, or for a package manager that isn't directly supported by following the instructions in "Managing Dependabot 安全更新 for your repositories."

Automatic enablement prerequisiteMore information
Repository is not a fork"About forks"
Repository is not archived"Archiving repositories"
Repository is public, or repository is private and you have enabled read-only analysis by GitHub, dependency graph, and vulnerability alerts in the repository's settings"Managing data use settings for your private repository."
Repository contains dependency manifest file from a package ecosystem that GitHub supports"Supported package ecosystems"
Dependabot 安全更新 are not disabled for the repository"Managing Dependabot 安全更新 for your repository"

If security updates are not enabled for your repository and you don't know why, first try enabling them using the instructions given in the procedural sections below. If security updates are still not working, you can contact GitHub Support.

Managing Dependabot 安全更新 for your repositories

You can enable or disable Dependabot 安全更新 for an individual repository (see below).

You can also enable or disable Dependabot 安全更新 for all repositories owned by your personal account or organization. For more information, see "Managing security and analysis settings for your personal account" or "Managing security and analysis settings for your organization."

Dependabot 安全更新 require specific repository settings. For more information, see "Supported repositories."

Enabling or disabling Dependabot 安全更新 for an individual repository

  1. 在 GitHub.com 上,导航到仓库的主页面。

  2. 在仓库名称下,单击 Settings(设置)仓库设置按钮

  3. In the "Security" section of the sidebar, click Code security and analysis.

  4. Under "Code security and analysis", to the right of "Dependabot security updates", click Enable to enable the feature or Disable to disable it. For public repositories, the button is disabled if the feature is always enabled. "Code security and analysis" section with button to enable Dependabot 安全更新

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