Previous OpenShift Ansible 3.x releases
For 3.x releases of OpenShift Ansible please reference the release branch for specific versions. The last 3.x release is 3.11 release.
Installation of OpenShift 4.x uses a command-line installation wizard instead of Ansible playbooks. Learn more about the OpenShift Installer in this overview.
For OpenShift 4.x, this repo only provides playbooks necessary for scaling up or upgrading RHEL hosts in an existing 4.x cluster.
The master branch tracks our current work in development.
- Ansible >= 2.7.8
- OpenShift Client (oc)
Install an OpenShift 4.x cluster
Install a cluster using the OpenShift Installer.
Create an Ansible Inventory
Create an inventory file with the appropriate groups and variables defined. An example inventory can be found in inventory/hosts.example.
Required variables include:
openshift_kubeconfig_path- Path to the kubeconfig for the cluster
openshift_pull_secret_path- Path to the pull secret to the image registry
Run the RHEL node scaleup playbook
cd openshift-ansible ansible-playbook -i inventory/hosts playbooks/scaleup.yml
Run the RHEL node upgrade playbook
Custom tasks can be performed during upgrades at different stages of the upgrade. See the hooks documentation for more information.
cd openshift-ansible ansible-playbook -i inventory/hosts playbooks/upgrade.yml
Complete Production Installation Documentation:
Containerized OpenShift Ansible
See README_CONTAINER_IMAGE.md for information on how to package openshift-ansible as a container image.
See the contribution guide.
Building openshift-ansible RPMs and container images
See the build instructions.