How to Install and Configure ‘Ansible’ Automation Tool for IT Management – Part 1

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49 Responses

  1. PAvel says:

    Can’t install from PPA on debian, when do ‘apt-get update’ get:
    ‘Failed to fetch 404 Not Found’
    even though ‘sudo apt-add-repository ppa:ansible/ansible -y’ was successful

  2. vic says:

    I am getting error after executing
    ansible -m ping ‘webservers’
    SUDO password: | FAILED => SSH Error: Permission denied (publickey,password).
    while connecting to
    It is sometimes useful to re-run the command using -vvvv, which prints SSH debug output to help diagnose the issue.

    But ssh [email protected] is working fine. Can you please help.

  3. shez says:

    Excellent Tutorial. Thanks Tecmint

  4. GeorgeL says:

    Nice and clear.
    I’ll be waiting for next post about ansible.

  5. Rakesh Koli says:

    I love to read articles. …

    Knowledge. ..

    Waiting for 2nd & 3rd part…..
    Please upload soon…..

  6. vijay says:

    i configured ansible server but i have some proble. When i ma using “sudo ansible -m ping web-servers” this command
    , i got the error “No hosts matched”
    I am configured “/etc/ansible/hosts” file properly.

  7. Varun Naik says:

    Nice writeup. Looking forward for part-2 with WordPress installation.

  8. John says:

    So what happened to part 2 ?

  9. Jeremy says:

    Thanks for the clear walkthrough. I am looking forward to part 2.

  10. Pranneth says:

    Nice article. easy to understand.

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