Playbook executed fine but output not as expected

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I have the following yaml file:

---
- hosts: all
  gather_facts: yes
  connection: local
  tasks:
    - name: Check the date on the server.
      action: command touch /opt/b
    - name: cat the Content
      action: command cat /opt/b

It gets executed without any errors but it's supposed to create a file but it hasn't.

Feb 7, 2019 in Ansible by Nisha
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Hey @Nisha, you've mentioned this line on your playbook:

connection: local

It means this is getting executed in your local system and hence the file created must be in your local system.

Remove that line and try again. 

answered Feb 7, 2019 by Pragya

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