Ansible Collection: containers.podman
This repo hosts the
containers.podman Ansible Collection.
The collection includes the Podman container plugins to help the build and management of Podman containers.
Installation and Usage
Installing the Collection from Ansible Galaxy
Before using the Podman collection, you need to install the collection with the
ansible-galaxy collection install containers.podman
You can also include it in a
requirements.yml file and install it via
ansible-galaxy collection install -r requirements.yml using the format:
collections: - name: containers.podman
or clone by your own:
mkdir -p ~/.ansible/collections/ansible_collections/containers git clone https://github.com/containers/ansible-podman-collections.git ~/.ansible/collections/ansible_collections/containers/podman
To use a module from Podman collection, please reference the full namespace, collection name, and modules name that you want to use:
--- - name: Using Podman collection hosts: localhost tasks: - name: Run redis container containers.podman.podman_container: name: myredis image: redis command: redis-server --appendonly yes state: present recreate: yes expose: - 6379 volumes_from: - mydata
Or you can add full namespace and collection name in the
--- - name: Using Podman collection hosts: localhost collections: - containers.podman tasks: - name: Build and push an image using existing credentials podman_image: name: nginx path: /path/to/build/dir push: yes push_args: dest: quay.io/acme
We are accepting Github pull requests and issues. There are many ways in which you can participate in the project, for example:
- Submit bugs and feature requests, and help us verify them
- Submit and review source code changes in Github pull requests
- Add new modules for Podman containers and images
Testing and Development
If you want to develop new content for this collection or improve what is already
here, the easiest way to work on the collection is to clone it into one of the configured
and work on it there.
ansible-test for sanity.
Please submit Github issues for communication any issues.
You can ask Podman related questions on
#podman channel of Ansible Podman questions
#ansible-podman channel on Freenode IRC.