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kernel_blacklist - Blacklist kernel modules

New in version 1.4.

Synopsis

  • Add or remove kernel modules from blacklist.

Options

parameter required default choices comments
blacklist_file
no
If specified, use this blacklist file instead of /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist-ansible.conf.
name
yes
Name of kernel module to black- or whitelist.
state
no present
  • present
  • absent
Whether the module should be present in the blacklist or absent.

Examples

# Blacklist the nouveau driver module
- kernel_blacklist:
    name: nouveau
    state: present

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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