Running ansible command on a single server when it is deployed to multiple servers

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I want to run a database migration operation at the end of a deployment process for my application. So, the problem is I want to cal this operation only once for one particular server, but ansible runs all commands on all given servers. Is there any way to do this?
Jun 13, 2018 in Ansible by Damon Salvatore
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You can try the run_once attribute:

Example from the ansible docs:

---
# ...

  tasks:

    # ...

    - command: /opt/application/upgrade_db.py
      run_once: true

    # ...
answered Jun 13, 2018 by DareDev
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