This example is taken from
--- - name: Converge hosts: all become: yes gather_facts: yes roles: - role: robertdebock.alternatives alternatives_list: - name: my_alternative_fake_binary link: /bin/my_alternative_fake_binary path: /bin/my_fake_binary
The machine you are running this on, may need to be prepared.
--- - name: Converge hosts: all become: yes gather_facts: no roles: - robertdebock.bootstrap tasks: - name: make a fake binary file: path: /bin/my_fake_binary state: touch
Also see a full explanation and example on how to use these roles.
These variables are set in
--- # defaults file for alternatives
- Access to a repository containing packages, likely on the internet.
- A recent version of Ansible. (Tests run on the current, previous and next release of Ansible.)
The following roles can be installed to ensure all requirements are met, using
ansible-galaxy install -r requirements.yml:
--- - robertdebock.bootstrap
This role is a part of many compatible roles. Have a look at the documentation of these roles for further information.
This role has been tested against the following distributions and Ansible version:
|distribution||ansible 2.7||ansible 2.8||ansible devel|
A single star means the build may fail, it's marked as an experimental build.
Unit tests are done on every commit and periodically.
If you find issues, please register them in GitHub
To test this role locally please use Molecule:
pip install molecule molecule test
To test on Amazon EC2, configure ~/.aws/credentials and set a region using
export AWS_REGION=eu-central-1 before running
molecule test --scenario-name ec2.
There are many specific scenarios available, please have a look in the