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ansible-playbook

Execute tasks defined in playbook on remote machines over SSH. More information: https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/cli/ansible-playbook.html.

  • Run tasks in playbook:

ansible-playbook {{playbook}}

  • Run tasks in playbook with custom host inventory:

ansible-playbook {{playbook}} -i {{inventory_file}}

  • Run tasks in playbook with extra variables defined via the command line:

ansible-playbook {{playbook}} -e "{{variable1}}={{value1}} {{variable2}}={{value2}}"

  • Run tasks in playbook with extra variables defined in a json file:

ansible-playbook {{playbook}} -e "@{{variables.json}}"

  • Run tasks in playbook for the given tags:

ansible-playbook {{playbook}} --tags {{tag1,tag2}}

  • Run tasks in a playbook starting at a specific task:

ansible-playbook {{playbook}} --start-at {{task_name}}