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.
Aug 19, 21
Edit single-line text -Ansible module lineinfile
How to edit a single-line text in a file with Ansible module lineinfile.
Aug 1, 21
Edit multi-line text - Ansible module blockinfile
Deep dive into the Ansible module blockinfile of the collection ansible. builtin to edit multi-line text with Ansible. Live demo and Ansible playbook included.
Jul 29, 21
Check if a directory exists - Ansible module stat
Deep dive into the Ansible module stat of the collection ansible.builtin to test if a specified path is a directory and print a message. Live demo and Ansible playbook included.