community.general.lxd – Run tasks in lxc containers via lxc CLI

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.lxd.

Synopsis

  • Run commands or put/fetch files to an existing lxc container using lxc CLI

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Configuration Comments
executable
string
Default:
"/bin/sh"
var: ansible_executable
var: ansible_lxd_executable
shell to use for execution inside container
project
string
added in 2.0.0 of community.general
var: ansible_lxd_project
Name of the LXD project to use.
remote
string
added in 2.0.0 of community.general
Default:
"local"
var: ansible_lxd_remote
Name of the LXD remote to use.
remote_addr
string
Default:
"inventory_hostname"
var: ansible_host
var: ansible_lxd_host
Container identifier.

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