This Ansible role enables users to install and configure the pound reverse proxy, load balancer and HTTPS front-end for Web server(s)
This role requires Ansible 1.4 or higher, and platform requirements are listed in the metadata file.
The variables that can be passed to this role and a brief description about them are as follows. See the Pound configuration documentation for details:
pound_svc_name: pound # What level to log at pound_log_level: 1 # What ip address should pound listen on? pound_listen_http_address: 127.0.0.1 # What port should pound listen on? pound_listen_http_port: 80 # What ip will pound be proxying traffic to? # - add more by adding additional items in the form ['ip', 'port'] pound_backend_servers: - [ '127.0.0.1', '8080' ] - [ '192.168.100.100', '8080']
Install pound and set the default settings.
- hosts: all
- role: pound
- hosts: all roles:
To install Pound in RedHat derivatives you will need the EPEL repository.
This was based on the NTP module.