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tower_send – Send assets to Ansible Tower

New in version 2.8.

Synopsis

Requirements

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

  • ansible-tower-cli >= 3.0.2
  • ansible-tower-cli >= 3.3.0
  • six.moves.StringIO
  • sys

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
assets
-
The assets to import.
This can be the output of tower_receive or loaded from a file
files
-
Default:
[]
List of files to import.
password_management
-
    Choices:
  • default ←
  • random
The password management option to use.
The prompt option is not supported.
prevent
-
Default:
[]
A list of asset types to prevent import for
tower_config_file
path
Path to the Tower config file.
tower_host
string
URL to your Tower instance.
tower_password
string
Password for your Tower instance.
tower_username
string
Username for your Tower instance.
validate_certs
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
Whether to 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.

aliases: tower_verify_ssl

Notes

Note

  • One of assets or files needs to be passed in
  • 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: Import all tower assets
  tower_send:
    assets: "{{ export_output.assets }}"
    tower_config_file: "~/tower_cli.cfg"

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
output
list
success, fail
The import messages

Sample:
['Message 1', 'Messag 2']


Status

Authors

  • John Westcott IV (@john-westcott-iv)

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