ansible.builtin.powershell shell – Windows PowerShell
This shell plugin is part of
ansible-core and included in all Ansible
installations. In most cases, you can use the short
powershell even without specifying the
However, we recommend you use the FQCN for easy linking to the
plugin documentation and to avoid conflicting with other collections that may have
the same shell plugin name.
The only option when using ‘winrm’ or ‘psrp’ as a connection plugin.
Can also be used when using ‘ssh’ as a connection plugin and the
DefaultShellhas been configured to PowerShell.
Directory in which ansible will keep async job information.
Before Ansible 2.8, this was set to
List of dictionaries of environment variables and their values to use when executing commands.
Temporary directory to use on targets when copying files to the host.
Controls if we set the locale for modules when executing on the target.
Windows only supports
Configuration entries for each entry type have a low to high priority order. For example, a variable that is lower in the list will override a variable that is higher up.