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tower_inventory - create, update, or destroy Ansible Tower inventory.

New in version 2.3.

Synopsis

Requirements

The below requirements are needed on the host that executes this module.

  • ansible-tower-cli >= 3.0.2

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
description Default:
None
The description to use for the inventory.
name
required
The name to use for the inventory.
organization
required
Organization the inventory belongs to.
state
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
Desired state of the resource.
tower_config_file Default:
None
Path to the Tower config file. See notes.
tower_host Default:
None
URL to your Tower instance.
tower_password Default:
None
Password for your Tower instance.
tower_username Default:
None
Username for your Tower instance.
tower_verify_ssl Default:
yes
Dis/allow insecure connections to Tower. If no, SSL certificates will not be validated. This should only be used on personally controlled sites using self-signed certificates.
variables Default:
None
Inventory variables. Use '@' to get from file.

Notes

Note

  • If no config_file is provided we will attempt to use the tower-cli library defaults to find your Tower host information.
  • config_file should contain Tower configuration in the following format host=hostname username=username password=password

Examples

- name: Add tower inventory
  tower_inventory:
    name: "Foo Inventory"
    description: "Our Foo Cloud Servers"
    organization: "Bar Org"
    state: present
    tower_config_file: "~/tower_cli.cfg"

Status

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

Author

  • Wayne Witzel III (@wwitzel3)

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