ansible.windows.win_owner – Set owner

Note

This plugin is part of the ansible.windows collection.

To install it use: ansible-galaxy collection install ansible.windows.

To use it in a playbook, specify: ansible.windows.win_owner.

Synopsis

  • Set owner of files or directories.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
path
path / required
Path to be used for changing owner.
recurse
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
Indicates if the owner should be changed recursively.
user
string / required
Name to be used for changing owner.

See Also

See also

ansible.windows.win_acl

The official documentation on the ansible.windows.win_acl module.

ansible.windows.win_file

The official documentation on the ansible.windows.win_file module.

ansible.windows.win_stat

The official documentation on the ansible.windows.win_stat module.

Examples

- name: Change owner of path
  ansible.windows.win_owner:
    path: C:\apache
    user: apache
    recurse: yes

- name: Set the owner of root directory
  ansible.windows.win_owner:
    path: C:\apache
    user: SYSTEM
    recurse: no

Authors

  • Hans-Joachim Kliemeck (@h0nIg)