Sep 24, 21
Rename file or directory - Ansible module copy and file
How to rename a file or directory "foo", checking the file existence, and performing the verification in a live demo and some simple Ansible code.
Sep 22, 21
Create a text file - Ansible module copy
How to create a simple text file with two linex of content in Ansible.
Sep 17, 21
Create an empty file - Ansible module file
How to create an empty ~/example.txt file or update the time of an already create file.
Sep 9, 21
Delete file or directory - Ansible module file
A real-life example about how the "deleteme" file and the "deleteme" directory with Ansible. Tested in a target Linux machine as well for idempotency of the Ansible Playbook.
Aug 26, 21
Create user account - Ansible module user
How to create an example user with home directory, groups, password, and SSH key file with Ansible Playbook.
Aug 24, 21
Restart services on remote hosts - Ansible module service
How to restart services on a managed host using Ansible? The service module supports init systems include BSD init, OpenRC, SysV, Solaris SMF, systemd, upstart. I'm going to show you how to restart services on a Linux-managed host with some simple code.