Ansible: Getting Started
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Two key files used in Ansible management. These are:
- Host Inventory file
- Under the Hood
Global Host Inventory File
The file /etc/ansible/hosts helps define the servers relevant to the ansible installation See:
[[group]] server1.com server2.com
Running Basic Ansible Operations
Running basic Ansible operations....
$ansible all -m ping
- Ansible basically loops through execution.
- It may include variables before executing tasks.
- However when ansible moves into task mode, using non-task oriented commands will fail.