community.general.zypper_repository module – Add and remove Zypper repositories

Note

This module is part of the community.general collection (version 5.4.0).

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.zypper_repository.

Synopsis

  • Add or remove Zypper repositories on SUSE and openSUSE

Requirements

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

  • zypper >= 1.0 # included in openSUSE >= 11.1 or SUSE Linux Enterprise Server/Desktop >= 11.0

  • python-xml

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

auto_import_keys

boolean

Automatically import the gpg signing key of the new or changed repository.

Has an effect only if state is present. Has no effect on existing (unchanged) repositories or in combination with absent.

Implies runrefresh.

Only works with .repo files if name is given explicitly.

Choices:

  • no ← (default)

  • yes

autorefresh

aliases: refresh

boolean

Enable autorefresh of the repository.

Choices:

  • no

  • yes ← (default)

description

string

A description of the repository

disable_gpg_check

boolean

Whether to disable GPG signature checking of all packages. Has an effect only if state is present.

Needs zypper version >= 1.6.2.

Choices:

  • no ← (default)

  • yes

enabled

boolean

Set repository to enabled (or disabled).

Choices:

  • no

  • yes ← (default)

name

string

A name for the repository. Not required when adding repofiles.

overwrite_multiple

boolean

Overwrite multiple repository entries, if repositories with both name and URL already exist.

Choices:

  • no ← (default)

  • yes

priority

integer

Set priority of repository. Packages will always be installed from the repository with the smallest priority number.

Needs zypper version >= 1.12.25.

repo

string

URI of the repository or .repo file. Required when state=present.

runrefresh

boolean

Refresh the package list of the given repository.

Can be used with repo=* to refresh all repositories.

Choices:

  • no ← (default)

  • yes

state

string

A source string state.

Choices:

  • absent

  • present ← (default)

Examples

- name: Add NVIDIA repository for graphics drivers
  community.general.zypper_repository:
    name: nvidia-repo
    repo: 'ftp://download.nvidia.com/opensuse/12.2'
    state: present

- name: Remove NVIDIA repository
  community.general.zypper_repository:
    name: nvidia-repo
    repo: 'ftp://download.nvidia.com/opensuse/12.2'
    state: absent

- name: Add python development repository
  community.general.zypper_repository:
    repo: 'http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/devel:/languages:/python/SLE_11_SP3/devel:languages:python.repo'

- name: Refresh all repos
  community.general.zypper_repository:
    repo: '*'
    runrefresh: yes

- name: Add a repo and add its gpg key
  community.general.zypper_repository:
    repo: 'http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/systemsmanagement/openSUSE_Leap_42.1/'
    auto_import_keys: yes

- name: Force refresh of a repository
  community.general.zypper_repository:
    repo: 'http://my_internal_ci_repo/repo'
    name: my_ci_repo
    state: present
    runrefresh: yes

Authors

  • Matthias Vogelgesang (@matze)