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Ansible Configuration Management - Second Edition by Daniel Hall

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Summary

In this chapter, we have covered the techniques required when moving from a simple setup to a larger deployment. We discussed how to separate your playbook into multiple parts using includes. We then looked at how we can package related includes and automatically include them all at once using roles. Finally, we discussed the pull mode, which allows you to automate the deployment of playbooks on the remote node itself.

In the next chapter, we will cover writing your own modules. We start this by building a simple module using bash scripting. We then look at how Ansible searches for modules, and how to make it find your own custom ones. Then, we take a look at how you can use Python to write more advanced modules using features that Ansible ...

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