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GalaxyKickStart is an Ansible playbook designed to help you get one or more production-ready Galaxy servers based on Ubuntu within minutes, and to maintain these servers. Optionally, GalaxyKickStart can install tools and workflows in the deployed Galaxy server.

Detailed usage instructions are available in the Documentation.

Required Ansible version >= 2.9.2

The playbook is tested on

  • Cloud Machines
  • Physical Servers
  • Docker Images

GalaxyKickStart is developed by the ARTbio platform and uses roles developed by the Galaxy team, including:


Installation of postgresql might fails due to non-standard locale ### If you are using Ubuntu on your Ansible machine, make sure that you deactivate SendEnv LANG LC_* in /etc/ssh_config. This will allow locale settings to be propagated by ssh.