community.general.github_hooks – Manages GitHub service hooks.

Note

This plugin is part of the community.general collection.

To install it use: ansible-galaxy collection install community.general.

To use it in a playbook, specify: community.general.github_hooks.

DEPRECATED

Removed in

version 2.0.0

Why

Replaced by more granular modules

Alternative

Use community.general.github_webhook and community.general.github_webhook_info instead.

Synopsis

  • Adds service hooks and removes service hooks that have an error status.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
action
string / required
    Choices:
  • create
  • cleanall
  • list
  • clean504
This tells the githooks module what you want it to do.
content_type
string
    Choices:
  • json ←
  • form
Content type to use for requests made to the webhook
hookurl
string
When creating a new hook, this is the url that you want GitHub to post to. It is only required when creating a new hook.
oauthkey
string / required
The oauth key provided by GitHub. It can be found/generated on GitHub under "Edit Your Profile" >> "Developer settings" >> "Personal Access Tokens"
repo
string / required
This is the API url for the repository you want to manage hooks for. It should be in the form of: https://api.github.com/repos/user:/repo:. Note this is different than the normal repo url.
user
string / required
GitHub username.
validate_certs
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
If no, SSL certificates for the target repo will not be validated. This should only be used on personally controlled sites using self-signed certificates.

Examples

- name: Create a new service hook ignoring duplicates
  community.general.github_hooks:
    action: create
    hookurl: http://11.111.111.111:2222
    user: '{{ gituser }}'
    oauthkey: '{{ oauthkey }}'
    repo: https://api.github.com/repos/pcgentry/Github-Auto-Deploy

# Cleaning all hooks for this repo that had an error on the last update.
# Since this works for all hooks in a repo it is probably best that this would be called from a handler.
- name: Clean all hooks
  community.general.github_hooks:
    action: cleanall
    user: '{{ gituser }}'
    oauthkey: '{{ oauthkey }}'
    repo: '{{ repo }}'
  delegate_to: localhost

Status

  • This module will be removed in version 2.0.0. [deprecated]

  • For more information see DEPRECATED.

Authors

  • Phillip Gentry, CX Inc (@pcgentry)