community.general.helm – Manages Kubernetes packages with the Helm package manager

Note

This plugin is part of the community.general collection (version 1.3.2).

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

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

DEPRECATED

Removed in

version 3.0.0

Why

For more details https://github.com/ansible/ansible/issues/61546.

Alternative

Use community.kubernetes.helm instead.

Synopsis

  • Install, upgrade, delete and list packages with the Helm package manager.

Requirements

The below requirements are needed on the host that executes this module.

  • pyhelm

  • grpcio

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
chart
dictionary
Default:
{}
A map describing the chart to install. See examples for available options.
disable_hooks
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
Whether to disable hooks during the uninstall process.
host
string
Default:
"localhost"
Tiller's server host.
name
string
Release name to manage.
namespace
string
Default:
"default"
Kubernetes namespace where the chart should be installed.
port
integer
Default:
44134
Tiller's server port.
state
string
    Choices:
  • absent
  • purged
  • present ←
Whether to install present, remove absent, or purge purged a package.
values
dictionary
Default:
{}
A map of value options for the chart.

Examples

- name: Install helm chart
  community.general.helm:
    host: localhost
    chart:
      name: memcached
      version: 0.4.0
      source:
        type: repo
        location: https://kubernetes-charts.storage.googleapis.com
    state: present
    name: my-memcached
    namespace: default

- name: Uninstall helm chart
  community.general.helm:
    host: localhost
    state: absent
    name: my-memcached

- name: Install helm chart from a git repo
  community.general.helm:
    host: localhost
    chart:
      source:
        type: git
        location: https://github.com/user/helm-chart.git
    state: present
    name: my-example
    namespace: default
    values:
      foo: "bar"

- name: Install helm chart from a git repo specifying path
  community.general.helm:
    host: localhost
    chart:
      source:
        type: git
        location: https://github.com/helm/charts.git
        path: stable/memcached
    state: present
    name: my-memcached
    namespace: default
    values: "{{ lookup('file', '/path/to/file/values.yaml') | from_yaml }}"

Status

  • This module will be removed in version 3.0.0. [deprecated]

  • For more information see DEPRECATED.

Authors

  • Flavio Percoco (@flaper87)