Dec 3, 21
Create a hard link in Linux - Ansible module file
How to create a "link" hard link that references the "example.txt" text file in the Linux filesystem with Ansible. Simple Ansible code and verification included.
Dec 1, 21
Stop and disable services on boot on remote hosts - Ansible module service_facts, service
How to list the available Linux services and automate the stop and disable service on boot process with Ansible playbook. Included code and demo with chronyd.service NTP server on a RedHat Enterprise Linux 8.
Nov 30, 21
Start and enable services on boot on Linux remote hosts - Ansible module service_facts, service
How to list the available Linux services and automate the start and enable service on boot process with Ansible playbook. Included code and demo with chronyd.service NTP server on a RedHat Enterprise Linux 8.
Nov 29, 21
NFS Server - Export an NFS Share in RedHat-like systems: RHEL, CentOS, CentOS Stream, Fedora - Ansible modules yum, file, lineinfile, command, firewalld, service
How to automate the configuration of an NFS Server with Ansible in six tasks: install packages, create the NFS share directory, add share in the config, export shares, restart NFS service and enable on boot, and open firewall service ports on boot in a RedHat-like Linux target system: RedHat Enterprise Linux, CentOS, CentOS Stream, Fedora, ClearOS, Oracle Linux, EuroLinux, Fermi Linux, EulerOS, ROSA Linux, Springdale Linux, Asianux
Nov 25, 21
Mount an NFS share in Linux - Ansible module mount
How to mount an NFS share in Linux. The Ansible Playbook code is going to check the required packages, create the mount-point, and set up the NFS network shared folder using NFS4 protocol on the Linux target machine. Demo and live coding included for RedHat-like and Debian-like systems.
Nov 24, 21
Loop in file template - Ansible module template - Generate hosts file
How to use for loop in Ansible module template to generate/etc/myhosts file with IP address, hostname, and short name from Ansible inventory. Ansible Playbook, Jinja2 template, and with Magic Variables included.