ansible.posix.json callback – Ansible screen output as JSON
This callback plugin is part of the ansible.posix collection (version 1.5.4).
You might already have this collection installed if you are using the
It is not included in
To check whether it is installed, run
ansible-galaxy collection list.
To install it, use:
ansible-galaxy collection install ansible.posix.
You need further requirements to be able to use this callback plugin,
see Requirements for details.
To use it in a playbook, specify:
This plugin is a stdout callback. You can use only use one stdout callback at a time. Additional aggregate or notification callbacks can be enabled though. See Callback plugins for more information on callback plugins.
This callback converts all events into JSON output to stdout
The below requirements are needed on the local controller node that executes this callback.
Set as stdout in config
If specified, use this many spaces for indenting in the JSON output. If <= 0, write to a single line.
This adds the custom stats set via the set_stats plugin to the play recap
When using a strategy such as free, host_pinned, or a custom strategy, host results will be added to new task results in ``.plays.tasks``. As such, there will exist duplicate task objects indicated by duplicate task IDs at ``.plays.tasks.task.id``, each with an individual host result for the task.
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.