openstack.cloud.server_info – Retrieve information about one or more compute instances
This plugin is part of the openstack.cloud collection (version 1.5.3).
You might already have this collection installed if you are using the
It is not included in
To check whether it is installed, run
ansible-galaxy collection list.
To install it, use:
ansible-galaxy collection install openstack.cloud.
To use it in a playbook, specify:
Retrieve information about server instances from OpenStack.
This module was called
os_server_factsbefore Ansible 2.9, returning
ansible_facts. Note that the openstack.cloud.server_info module no longer returns
The below requirements are needed on the host that executes this module.
openstacksdk >= 0.12.0
python >= 3.6
The result contains a list of servers.
The standard OpenStack environment variables, such as
OS_USERNAMEmay be used instead of providing explicit values.
Auth information is driven by openstacksdk, which means that values can come from a yaml config file in /etc/ansible/openstack.yaml, /etc/openstack/clouds.yaml or ~/.config/openstack/clouds.yaml, then from standard environment variables, then finally by explicit parameters in plays. More information can be found at https://docs.openstack.org/openstacksdk/