sensu.sensu_go.agent – Install, configure, and start Sensu Go agent

Note

This role is part of the sensu.sensu_go collection (version 1.12.1).

To install it use: ansible-galaxy collection install sensu.sensu_go.

To use it in a playbook, specify: sensu.sensu_go.agent.

Entry point configure – Configure Sensu Go agent

Synopsis

  • Write the Sensu Go agent configuration file.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
agent_config
dictionary
Any option that is valid for the Sensu Go agent version we are installing.
Role copies the key-value pairs from the agent_config variable verbatim to the configuration file. This means that we must copy the key names exactly as they appear in the configuration reference. In a way, the agent_config variable should contain a properly indented copy of the /etc/sensu/agent.yml file.

Entry point main – Install, configure, and start Sensu Go agent

Synopsis

  • Install, configure, and start the Sensu Go agent service.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
agent_config
dictionary
Any option that is valid for the Sensu Go agent version we are installing.
Role copies the key-value pairs from the agent_config variable verbatim to the configuration file. This means that we must copy the key names exactly as they appear in the configuration reference. In a way, the agent_config variable should contain a properly indented copy of the /etc/sensu/agent.yml file.
build
string
Default:
"latest"
Package build to install.
Can be any valid build string such as 8290 or a special value latest.
If the version variable is set to latest, this variable is ignored and the latest available build is installed.
channel
string
Default:
"stable"
Repository channel that serves as a source of packages.
Visit the packagecloud site to find all available channels.
version
string
Default:
"latest"
Package version to install.
Can be any valid version string such as 6.2.5 or special value latest.

Entry point start – Start Sensu Go agent

Synopsis

  • Start the Sensu Go agent service.