An Ansible role for installing and configuring the software watchdog daemon provided by the Linux kernel.
This role installs the
watchdog apt package and configures
/etc/watchdog.conf according to values defined in
To install from Ansible Galaxy:
$ ansible-galaxy install whiskerlabs.watchdog
Or alternatively, add the path to a local copy of this repository to
roles_path within your project's
roles_path = /path/to/role_dir
/path/to/role_dir is a parent directory of
for more info on how to configure
roles_path in an Ansible
Target hosts must be Linux machines running a Debian-based distro. The
only reason for this is because apt is currently used to install the
ansible-watchdog has no role dependencies.
See documentation in
Copyright 2016 Whisker Labs
Licensed under the MIT License. See
LICENSE for details.