Most voted questions in Ansible

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getting error while installing ansible on redhat8

The same error is reported in this ...READ MORE

Dec 4, 2019 in Ansible by Raveendiran
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Ansible to rename a file if it exists

Hi@Jp, What output you are getting? Your playbook ...READ MORE

Dec 14, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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"msg": "Using a SSH password instead of a key is not possible because Host Key checking is enabled and sshpass does not support this.

Hi@akhtar, You are getting this error because when ...READ MORE

Aug 1, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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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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Can you give example for environment module and also explain about environmnet

Hi @Vivek So basically when you are working ...READ MORE

Jan 16, 2020 in Ansible by Kalgi
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ansible playbook to create and remove a WebSphere application server deployment manager profile

The below gives an example of creating ...READ MORE

Oct 30, 2019 in Ansible by Tanmay
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Ansible-playbook to install and configure Nginx+Nodejs+Npm+PM2

Try thhis out: --- - hosts: hosts tasks: ...READ MORE

Sep 3, 2019 in Ansible by Kalgi
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How download artifactory(.tar.gz file) from jfrog artifactory using ansible playbook in linux servers?

Hey @Anil, download the artifactory(.tar.gz) file and ...READ MORE

Aug 13, 2019 in Ansible by Kamal
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Set AWS credentials in boto config file

Go to your boto config file, and ...READ MORE

Mar 26, 2019 in Ansible by Raymond
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Ansible Playbook cannot locate the role

Use requirements.yml file and running it with: ansible-galaxy install -r ...READ MORE

Mar 13, 2019 in Ansible by krishti
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[WARNING]: provided hosts list is empty, only localhost is available. Note that the implicit localhost does not match 'all'

Hey @Sitara,   I just found it is because ...READ MORE

Jan 22, 2019 in Ansible by Naina
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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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Pass variable to ansible playbook through command line

ansible-playbook test.yml --extra-vars "arg1=${var1} arg2=${var2}" Use is like ...READ MORE

May 7, 2019 in Ansible by Bobin
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What is the difference between ansible playbook and roles?

Hi, Roles: Roles containing certain vars_files, tasks, and handlers ...READ MORE

Jan 21, 2020 in Ansible by vivek
• 530 points
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Error saying "Package not a legal parameter in an Ansible task or a handler" - Ansible

This has been happening to a lot ...READ MORE

Jan 8, 2019 in Ansible by Takeshi
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Is it possible to append a large amount of text to a file using Ansible?

Here is concept which you can follow. blockinfile is ...READ MORE

Jul 30, 2018 in Ansible by Atul
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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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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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Error message “Failed to connect to the host via ssh” while running ping command on host machines using Ansible

I hadn't created the ssh connection between ...READ MORE

Apr 23, 2019 in Ansible by Lavanya
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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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I could install Git, can u please explain how to set up chromedriver(selenium), chromium browser(selenium) on the slave node through Ansible

Hi@Vinodkumar, Did you go through the related question ...READ MORE

Dec 22, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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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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Can we use Ansible and Rundeck together, or using either one is enough?

Hi@akhtar, It depends on your requirement. According to ...READ MORE

Dec 16, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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How to delete an ECS Cluster using Ansible Playbook?

Hi@akhtar, An Amazon ECS cluster is a logical grouping of ...READ MORE

Dec 4, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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How to create ECS service on VPC network using Ansible Playbook?

Hi@akhtar, An Amazon ECS service enables you to run and ...READ MORE

Dec 4, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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How to create an ECS cluster using Ansible Playbook?

Hi@akhtar, You can create or terminate ECS clusters. ANsible has ...READ MORE

Dec 4, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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How to create an ec2 snapshot using Ansible Playbook?

Hi@akhtar, You can create an EC2 snapshot from an existing ...READ MORE

Dec 4, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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How to copy an AMI in a different region using Ansible Playbook?

Hi@akhtar, Ansible has one module to copy AMI ...READ MORE

Dec 4, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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How to remove an S3 bucket using Ansible playbook?

Hi@akhtar, You can create or remove an S3 ...READ MORE

Dec 4, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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How to create a simple S3 bucket on Ceph Rados Gateway using Ansible Playbook?

Hi@MD, Ansible has one module that can create ...READ MORE

Dec 4, 2020 in Ansible by akhtar
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How to create an encrypted bucket in AWS using Ansible Playbook?

Hi@akhtar, Sometimes it is required to encrypt the ...READ MORE

Dec 4, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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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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How to install python package using Ansible playbook?

Hi@akhtar, Ansible has a pip module to install ...READ MORE

Dec 2, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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Using ansible to install applications.

Hi@Manny, Every application has some dependencies. Then only ...READ MORE

Nov 24, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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I am having issues installing basic packages using ansible

Hi@akhtar, Every application has some dependencies. Then only ...READ MORE

Nov 24, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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How to write ansible playbook to setup ubuntu workstation and install any updates on it

Hi@Shashi, Ansible has one module named ec2. This is ...READ MORE

Nov 19, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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How to make every machine password less SSH in Ansible?

Do have access to all 1000 machines? ...READ MORE

Oct 30, 2020 in Ansible by Anil
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How to write ansible playbook for storage health checking? Any references?

Why ansible in particular? You can use ...READ MORE

Oct 29, 2020 in Ansible by Lohith
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Can I limit the execution of a playbook on selected clients?

Create a group in the inventory file ...READ MORE

Oct 23, 2020 in Ansible by Varshitha
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Write playbook to apply condition date wise comparison

Hi, It depends on your use case. For ...READ MORE

Oct 21, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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Script for websphere app server restart based on user request.

Hi@Saurabh, You can use the service module to ...READ MORE

Oct 19, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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419 views
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How to configure the Nginx server in AWS with Ansible Playbook?

Hi@akhtar, To configure the Nginx server in AWS, ...READ MORE

Oct 12, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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How to create an Elastic Load Balancer in AWS with Ansible Playbook?

Hi@akhtar, You can find one module in ansible ...READ MORE

Oct 12, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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562 views
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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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Running task from Different roles in parallel

Hi@Shambhavi, You can use tags in your task. ...READ MORE

Oct 7, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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610 views
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How to update a distribution comment by distribution id using Ansible Playbook?

Hi@akhtar, You can update your distribution with the ...READ MORE

Sep 30, 2020 in Ansible by MD
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