community.general.kernel_blacklist – Blacklist kernel modules

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.kernel_blacklist.

Synopsis

  • Add or remove kernel modules from blacklist.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
blacklist_file
string
If specified, use this blacklist file instead of /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist-ansible.conf.
name
string / required
Name of kernel module to black- or whitelist.
state
string
    Choices:
  • absent
  • present ←
Whether the module should be present in the blacklist or absent.

Examples

- name: Blacklist the nouveau driver module
  community.general.kernel_blacklist:
    name: nouveau
    state: present

Authors

  • Matthias Vogelgesang (@matze)