Ansible Playbook: manage_aplatform64_nodes

Purpose

Manage A:Platform64 nodes.

Supported features in the current version:

  • Maintain the environment for the execution of A:Platform64 Ansible roles

Use Cases

Prepare A:Platform64 node

/opt/aplatform64/bin/ap64.sh -n -p manage_aplatform64_nodes -s <SITE>

Playbook Parameters

Inventory

Register the hosts that will consume the service in the Ansible Inventory file:

  • File: inventories/<SITE>/aplatform64_service.ini
  • Host Group: aplatform64_nodes

End State

A dedicated group_vars directory is used to store end-state configuration settings for both the playbook and related Ansible Roles.

Role specific settings are available to further customize the playbook:

A:Platform64 role group_vars file
serdigital64.automation.auto_ansible_node inventories/<SITE>/group_vars/aplatform64_nodes/auto_ansible_node.yml

Deployment

OS Compatibility

OS compatibility is role dependant. Please refer to the respective role documentation.

Dependencies

Dependencies in this section are automatically solved during the installation of A:Platform64.

  • Ansible Collections:
    • serdigital64.backup
    • serdigital64.system
    • serdigital64.automation

Prerequisites

  • Ansible:
    • Control Node: A:Platform64 installed and configured.
    • Managed Nodes: target hosts prepared for A:Platform64 control.

Installation Procedure

The playbook is automatically deployed during the A:Platform64 installation process.

Contributing

Help on implementing new features and maintaining the code base is welcomed.

Please see the guidelines for further details.

Author

License

GPL-3.0-or-later