ansible.builtin.hostname – Manage hostname¶
This module is part of
ansible-base and included in all Ansible
installations. In most cases, you can use the short module name
hostname even without specifying the
Despite that, we recommend you use the FQCN for easy linking to the module
documentation and to avoid conflicting with other collections that may have
the same module name.
New in version 1.4: of ansible.builtin
Set system’s hostname, supports most OSs/Distributions, including those using systemd.
Note, this module does NOT modify
/etc/hosts. You need to modify it yourself using other modules like template or replace.
Windows, HP-UX and AIX are not currently supported.