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How to start httpd service in a remote system using Ansible?

Hi@akhtar, Ansible has a module named service. This ...READ MORE

Jul 30, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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How to configure httpd web server using Ansible Playbook?

Hi@akhtar, You need to write one program file ...READ MORE

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Error Message: "No handler was ready to authenticate. 1 handlers were checked. ['HmacAuthV4Handler'] Check your credentials"

Hi@akhtar, A dynamic inventory script will cache results to ...READ MORE

Oct 12, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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What is dynamic inventory in Ansible?

Hi@akhtar, In a configuration especially a cloud setup such ...READ MORE

Sep 20, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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Getting error in ansible. The lxc module is not importable. Check the requirements

Here is what you can try. If you ...READ MORE

Jul 24, 2018 in Ansible by Atul
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How to start a docker container with healthstatus using Ansible?

Hi@akhtar, You can use the docker_container module in ...READ MORE

Sep 20, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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Error saying "msg: unsupported parameter for module: deb"

Hey @Laksha, I think an older version ...READ MORE

Feb 1, 2019 in Ansible by Ansiha
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Error saying "FAILED! => {"changed": false, "failed": true, "msg": "the python pymongo module is required"}"

Hey @Monish I figured what my issue ...READ MORE

Feb 9, 2019 in Ansible by Manik
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ERROR! with_dict expects a dict - When creating a new keypair using Ansible

Depends on the version you're using. I'm ...READ MORE

Apr 9, 2019 in Ansible by Anshul
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Playbook to create VM with managed disk - ansible with azure

Hey @Kavya, try something like this: - name: ...READ MORE

Mar 27, 2019 in Ansible by Jobin
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SSH encountered an unknown error during the connection - Ansible Error

I think you have not configured your ...READ MORE

Feb 9, 2019 in Ansible by Monish
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##[error]Command failed with errors on Ansible machine

Hi@Vicky, By default, if one task fails, then ...READ MORE

Dec 17, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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Running ansible command on a single server when it is deployed to multiple servers

You can try the run_once attribute: Example from ...READ MORE

Jun 14, 2018 in Ansible by DareDev
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Reset unreachable hosts - Ansible

If you try using the host that ...READ MORE

Feb 7, 2019 in Ansible by Yesha
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FAILED! => {"changed": false, "msg": "src and content are mutually exclusive"}

Hi@akhtar, You can't use content and src argument ...READ MORE

Aug 2, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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What is the ask_pass module in Ansible?

Hi@akhtar, Ask_pass is the control module in an ...READ MORE

Aug 11, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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How to replace a line using lineinfile module in Ansible?

Hi@MD, You can use lineinfile module in Ansible. ...READ MORE

Sep 2, 2020 in Ansible by akhtar
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How do I execute MySqL query using Ansible playbook

Dear team, I'm trying to execute MySQL , ...READ MORE

Oct 4, 2021 in Ansible by anonymous
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want to comment cron job using ansible

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Jun 18, 2020 in Ansible by Disha Khandelwal
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Role of subelement module in an Ansible playbook

Hey @Rahul thanks for a better question ...READ MORE

Jan 16, 2019 in Ansible by Emily
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Using hyphen in ansible

Hyphen - is used to specify list ...READ MORE

Jul 10, 2018 in Ansible by Kalgi
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How to install httpd web server in remote node using Ansible?

Hi@akhtar, You need to use the package module in Ansible. ...READ MORE

Jul 30, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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How do I use my static and dynamic inventory files together in an ansible playbook?

Add both your static and dynamic inventories ...READ MORE

Feb 9, 2019 in Ansible by Monish
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message saying "Another app is currently holding the yum lock; waiting for it to exit..." when trying to install Ansible

Hi, I may not sure about the answer ...READ MORE

Jan 24, 2020 in Ansible by vivek
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Error while running playbook consisting of roles - Ansible

You get this error because ansible was ...READ MORE

Mar 12, 2019 in Ansible by William
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Ansible: Deleting matching IPs from hosts file using regex

Ansible notation isn't the same as YAML ...READ MORE

Jul 25, 2018 in Ansible by DareDev
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How to ignore ansible SSH authenticity checking?

Hi@akhtar, To avoid this you need to set ...READ MORE

Aug 10, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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How to enable Inventory Cache plugin in Ansible?

Adding to @Farookh's answer, if the inventory ...READ MORE

Feb 20, 2019 in Ansible by Shalaka
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How to create docker volume using Ansible?

Hi@akhtar, We can create a volume docker resource ...READ MORE

Sep 20, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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Install multiple roles - Ansible

You'll need a requirements.yaml file which will ...READ MORE

Jan 10, 2019 in Ansible by Rishi
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How to do SSH in EC2 instance using Ansible Playbook?

Hi@akhtar, To configure your inventory dynamically you need ...READ MORE

Sep 21, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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Ansible: List all installed Apps in RedHat

Try this to get a list of ...READ MORE

Jul 13, 2018 in Ansible by ajs3033
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What is cobbler? - Ansible

Cobbler is a Linux installation server that ...READ MORE

Mar 24, 2019 in Ansible by Kyraa
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Can Ansible replace Jenkins?

Ansible is a configuration management tool whereas ...READ MORE

Nov 15, 2019 in Ansible by Eric
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Trying to execute bash script using Ansible one one node

You could make your task an asynchronous action by ...READ MORE

Jan 29, 2019 in Ansible by Kavya
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How to deploy war file into the Websphere using ansible playbook

Hi@M, You can use the below-given example. - name: ...READ MORE

Jun 29, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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Error: Failed to get data from the API server - when trying to create a new role structure using ansible galaxy

Check your python version. It should be ...READ MORE

Mar 14, 2019 in Ansible by Haider
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Ansible playbook giving an error - all hosts have already failed - aborting

Hey @Ruth, you seem to have made ...READ MORE

Jan 17, 2019 in Ansible by Sameer
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How does strategy : free improve performance for network playbook?

The strategy plugin tells Ansible how to order multiple ...READ MORE

Feb 1, 2019 in Ansible by Anisha
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How to get details of playbook executions

Run these commands to enable logging before ...READ MORE

Jan 22, 2019 in Ansible by Tanishq
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How to filter IP address of remote system in Ansible?

Hi@akhtar, You can use the filter keyword in your ...READ MORE

Aug 20, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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Creating non interactive ansible vault

Hey @Jolly,  You can use the --vault-password-file option for ansible-vault non-interactive ...READ MORE

Jan 29, 2019 in Ansible by Shah
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How to create an S3 bucket using Ansible Playbook?

Hi@akhtar, Ansible has a module that can create ...READ MORE

Dec 4, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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ansible ssh and user module issue with edureka VM

Hi@Konakanchl, I guess you need to give your ...READ MORE

Jul 23, 2020 in Ansible by akhtar
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How to run an Ansible Playbook to a particular node?

Hi@akhtar, You can control the playbook from the ...READ MORE

Sep 16, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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