Loop and with_sequence allows the commands or the instructions to be executed iteratively. However, I find the syntax bit different from other programming language. Probably this is due to YAML structure. Anyways, lets see few examples and see how to use loop and with_sequence. You can find the official documentation on loop here and on with_sequence here. The list of examples are as follows:
Category: Serverless Computing
Ansible-Playbook Example1: Ping remote machine
Two ways to test the connection with remote servers.
- One is to write the playbook and execute
- Other is directly passing the ping command as an argument to ansible command
Ansible: Installation and Configuration
Ansible is an open-source software provisioning, configuration management, and application deployment tool. It runs on many Unix-like systems, and can configure both Unix-like systems as well as Microsoft Windows. Before proceeding for the installation, it is necessary to get yourself comfortable with basic knowledge.
Ansible Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ansible_(software)
Official Documentation: https://docs.ansible.com/
Click here to proceed for quick guied on Installation and configuration