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swupd - Manages updates and bundles in ClearLinux systems.

New in version 2.3.

Synopsis

  • Manages updates and bundles with the swupd bundle manager, which is used by the Clear Linux Project for Intel Architecture.

Options

parameter required default choices comments
contenturl
no
URL pointing to the contents of available bundles. If not specified, the contents are retrieved from clearlinux.org.
format
no
The format suffix for version file downloads. For example [1,2,3,staging,etc]. If not specified, the default format is used.
manifest
no
The manifest contains information about the bundles at certaion version of the OS. Specify a Manifest version to verify against that version or leave unspecified to verify against the current version.

aliases: release, version
name
no
Name of the (I)bundle to install or remove.

aliases: bundle
state
no present
  • present
  • absent
Indicates the desired (I)bundle state. present ensures the bundle is installed while absent ensures the (I)bundle is not installed.
update
no
Updates the OS to the latest version.
url
no
Overrides both contenturl and versionurl.
verify
no
Verify content for OS version.
versionurl
no
URL for version string download.

Examples

- name: Update the OS to the latest version
  swupd:
    update: yes

- name: Installs the "foo" bundle
  swupd:
    name: foo
    state: present

- name: Removes the "foo" bundle
  swupd:
    name: foo
    state: absent

- name: Check integrity of filesystem
  swupd:
    verify: yes

- name: Downgrade OS to release 12920
  swupd:
    verify: yes
    manifest: 12920

Return Values

Common return values are documented here Return Values, the following are the fields unique to this module:

name description returned type sample
stderr stderr of swupd always string
stdout stdout of swupd always string


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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