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bower - Manage bower packages with bower

New in version 1.9.

Synopsis

  • Manage bower packages with bower

Options

parameter required default choices comments
name
no
The name of a bower package to install
offline
no
  • yes
  • no
Install packages from local cache, if the packages were installed before
path
yes
The base path where to install the bower packages
production
(added in 2.0)
no
  • yes
  • no
Install with --production flag
relative_execpath
(added in 2.1)
no
Relative path to bower executable from install path
state
no present
  • present
  • absent
  • latest
The state of the bower package
version
no
The version to be installed

Examples

- name: Install "bootstrap" bower package.
  bower:
    name: bootstrap

- name: Install "bootstrap" bower package on version 3.1.1.
  bower:
    name: bootstrap
    version: '3.1.1'

- name: Remove the "bootstrap" bower package.
  bower:
    name: bootstrap
    state: absent

- name: Install packages based on bower.json.
  bower:
    path: /app/location

- name: Update packages based on bower.json to their latest version.
  bower:
    path: /app/location
    state: latest

# install bower locally and run from there
- npm:
    path: /app/location
    name: bower
    global: no
- bower:
    path: /app/location
    relative_execpath: node_modules/.bin

Status

This module is flagged as preview which means that it is not guaranteed to have a backwards compatible interface.

Support

This module is community maintained without core committer oversight.

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