containers.podman.buildah – Interact with an existing buildah container

Note

This plugin is part of the containers.podman collection (version 1.9.0).

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 containers.podman.

To use it in a playbook, specify: containers.podman.buildah.

Synopsis

  • Run commands or put/fetch files to an existing container using buildah tool.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Configuration Comments
remote_addr
string
Default:
"inventory_hostname"
var: ansible_host
The ID of the container you want to access.
remote_user
string
ini entries:

[defaults]
remote_user = None

env:ANSIBLE_REMOTE_USER
var: ansible_user
User specified via name or ID which is used to execute commands inside the container.

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