advanced_host_list - Parses a ‘host list’ with ranges
- Parses a host list string as a comma separated values of hosts and supports host ranges.
- This plugin only applies to inventory sources that are not paths and contain at least one comma.
# simple range
# ansible -i 'host[1:10],' -m ping
# still supports w/o ranges also
# ansible-playbook -i 'localhost,' play.yml