community.general.pkg5_publisher – Manages Solaris 11 Image Packaging System publishers

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.pkg5_publisher.

Synopsis

  • IPS packages are the native packages in Solaris 11 and higher.

  • This modules will configure which publishers a client will download IPS packages from.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
enabled
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
Is the repository enabled or disabled?
mirror
list / elements=string
A path or URL to the repository mirror.
Multiple values may be provided.
name
string / required
The publisher's name.

aliases: publisher
origin
list / elements=string
A path or URL to the repository.
Multiple values may be provided.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
Whether to ensure that a publisher is present or absent.
sticky
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
Packages installed from a sticky repository can only receive updates from that repository.

Examples

- name: Fetch packages for the solaris publisher direct from Oracle
  community.general.pkg5_publisher:
    name: solaris
    sticky: true
    origin: https://pkg.oracle.com/solaris/support/

- name: Configure a publisher for locally-produced packages
  community.general.pkg5_publisher:
    name: site
    origin: 'https://pkg.example.com/site/'

Authors

  • Peter Oliver (@mavit)