First look at Sitecore XM Cloud: Part 2 - Intro to Sitecore XM Cloud Deploy
Step 1: Select a starter template
Step 2: Project details
Step 3: Deployment repository details
GitHub is the default option. More options coming soon.
Step 4: Template repository details
Click on "Create a new GitHub connection" and you are redirected to log into you GitHub account and pick a repository to map to the project. Once the connection is established you will see the following message:
Step 5: Deployment repository details
This step actually allows you to provide a name to instantiate a new repository that will be mapped to the project.
If you use the name of a repo that already exists you may see the following error:
There seems to be glitch where even you provide a new name, you receive an error message that says " Main branch could not be located" or something to that effect. At that point, I just close the wizard and proceed to creating an environment manually.
In the Part 3, we will see how we can create an environment which actually contains the Sitecore XM Cloud instance.