In the check mode, you can use the
--diff option to show the changes that would be applied to a file. To be able to see the
--diff option in use, we need to change our
playbooks/setup_apache.yaml playbook to match the following:
- hosts: localhost tasks: - name: Ensure Apache is installed yum: name: httpd state: present - name: Ensure Apache in enabled service: name: httpd state: running enabled: True - name: Ensure Apache userdirs are properly configured template: src: '../templates/userdir.conf' dest: '/etc/httpd/conf.d/userdir.conf'
As you can see, we added a task, which will ensure a certain state of the