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[1.22] p.52: example with --become-user #223

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mkrawczuk opened this issue Mar 26, 2020 · 2 comments
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[1.22] p.52: example with --become-user #223

mkrawczuk opened this issue Mar 26, 2020 · 2 comments

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@mkrawczuk
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@mkrawczuk mkrawczuk commented Mar 26, 2020

The -U shorthand for the --become-user argument is not recognized:

$ ansible-playbook -U johndoe playbook.yml
usage: ansible-playbook [-h] [--version] [-v] [-k]
                        [--private-key PRIVATE_KEY_FILE] [-u REMOTE_USER]
                        [-c CONNECTION] [-T TIMEOUT]
                        [--ssh-common-args SSH_COMMON_ARGS]
                        [--sftp-extra-args SFTP_EXTRA_ARGS]
                        [--scp-extra-args SCP_EXTRA_ARGS]
                        [--ssh-extra-args SSH_EXTRA_ARGS] [--force-handlers]
                        [--flush-cache] [-b] [--become-method BECOME_METHOD]
                        [--become-user BECOME_USER] [-K] [-t TAGS]
                        [--skip-tags SKIP_TAGS] [-C] [--syntax-check] [-D]
                        [-i INVENTORY] [--list-hosts] [-l SUBSET]
                        [-e EXTRA_VARS] [--vault-id VAULT_IDS]
                        [--ask-vault-pass | --vault-password-file VAULT_PASSWORD_FILES]
                        [-f FORKS] [-M MODULE_PATH] [--list-tasks]
                        [--list-tags] [--step] [--start-at-task START_AT_TASK]
                        playbook [playbook ...]
ansible-playbook: error: unrecognized arguments: -U
$ ansible-playbook --version
ansible-playbook 2.9.6

Seems like it has been removed. I will look through the release notes in spare time.

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@mkrawczuk mkrawczuk commented Mar 26, 2020

By the way - have you considered putting the book's source into github, so that ready fixes would be proposed right away in form of PRs?

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@geerlingguy geerlingguy commented May 13, 2020

@mkrawczuk - Yeah it looks like that was stripped out in this commit (ansible/ansible@445ff39) from Feb 2019. Good catch! I'll have this updated in version 1.23, coming soon!

At this point, I'm still keeping the source manuscript repo private because there's a lot of other stuff in it for the full book build, including many proprietary assets that I'm not sure I could put under an open source or CC license.

But at some point it's an option I'm considering exploring. Thanks again for posting these issues!

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