containers.podman.podman_login_info – Return the logged-in user if any for a given registry

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.podman_login_info.

New in version 1.0.0: of containers.podman

Synopsis

  • Return the logged-in user if any for a given registry.

Requirements

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

  • Podman installed on host

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
authfile
path
Path of the authentication file. Default is ``${XDG_RUNTIME_DIR}/containers/auth.json`` (Not available for remote commands) You can also override the default path of the authentication file by setting the ``REGISTRY_AUTH_FILE`` environment variable. ``export REGISTRY_AUTH_FILE=path``
executable
string
Default:
"podman"
Path to podman executable if it is not in the $PATH on the machine running podman
registry
string / required
Registry server.

Examples

- name: Return the logged-in user for docker hub registry
  containers.podman.podman_login_info:
    registry: docker.io

- name: Return the logged-in user for quay.io registry
  containers.podman.podman_login_info:
    registry: quay.io

Return Values

Common return values are documented here, the following are the fields unique to this module:

Key Returned Description
login
dictionary
always
Logged in user for a registry

Sample:
{'logged_in': True, 'registry': 'docker.io', 'username': 'clelange'}


Authors

  • Clemens Lange (@clelange)