community.general.hipchat – post task events to hipchat

Note

This plugin is part of the community.general collection (version 4.2.0).

You might already have this collection installed if you are using the ansible package. It is not included in ansible-core. To check whether it is installed, run ansible-galaxy collection list.

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

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

Synopsis

  • This callback plugin sends status updates to a HipChat channel during playbook execution.

  • Before 2.4 only environment variables were available for configuring this plugin.

Requirements

The below requirements are needed on the local controller node that executes this callback.

  • whitelist in configuration.

  • prettytable (python lib)

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Configuration Comments
api_version
string
Default:
"v1"
ini entries:

[callback_hipchat]
api_version = v1

env:HIPCHAT_API_VERSION
HipChat API version, v1 or v2.
from
string
Default:
"ansible"
ini entries:

[callback_hipchat]
from = ansible

env:HIPCHAT_FROM
Name to post as
notify
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
ini entries:

[callback_hipchat]
notify = yes

env:HIPCHAT_NOTIFY
Add notify flag to important messages
room
string
Default:
"ansible"
ini entries:

[callback_hipchat]
room = ansible

env:HIPCHAT_ROOM
HipChat room to post in.
token
string / required
ini entries:

[callback_hipchat]
token = None

env:HIPCHAT_TOKEN
HipChat API token for v1 or v2 API.

Authors

  • Unknown (!UNKNOWN)