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supervisorctl - Manage the state of a program or group of programs running via supervisord

Synopsis

  • Manage the state of a program or group of programs running via supervisord

Options

parameter required default choices comments
config
(added in 1.3)
no
The supervisor configuration file path
name
yes
The name of the supervisord program or group to manage.
The name will be taken as group name when it ends with a colon :
Group support is only available in Ansible version 1.6 or later.
password
(added in 1.3)
no
password to use for authentication
server_url
(added in 1.3)
no
URL on which supervisord server is listening
state
yes
  • present
  • started
  • stopped
  • restarted
  • absent
The desired state of program/group.
supervisorctl_path
(added in 1.4)
no
path to supervisorctl executable
username
(added in 1.3)
no
username to use for authentication

Examples

# Manage the state of program to be in 'started' state.
- supervisorctl:
    name: my_app
    state: started

# Manage the state of program group to be in 'started' state.
- supervisorctl:
    name: 'my_apps:'
    state: started

# Restart my_app, reading supervisorctl configuration from a specified file.
- supervisorctl:
    name: my_app
    state: restarted
    config: /var/opt/my_project/supervisord.conf

# Restart my_app, connecting to supervisord with credentials and server URL.
- supervisorctl:
    name: my_app
    state: restarted
    username: test
    password: testpass
    server_url: http://localhost:9001

Notes

Note

  • When state = present, the module will call supervisorctl reread then supervisorctl add if the program/group does not exist.
  • When state = restarted, the module will call supervisorctl update then call supervisorctl restart.

Status

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

Support

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