ansible-inventory man page
ansible-inventory — None
ansible-inventory [options] [host|group]
used to display or dump the configured inventory as Ansible sees it
ask for vault password
When doing an --list, represent in a way that is optimized for export,not as an accurate representation of how Ansible has processed it
create inventory graph, if supplying pattern it must be a valid group name
- --host HOST
Output specific host info, works as inventory script
Output all hosts info, works as inventory script
- --playbook-dir BASEDIR
Since this tool does not use playbooks, use this as a subsitute playbook directory.This sets the relative path for many features including roles/ group_vars/ etc.
Add vars to graph display, ignored unless used with --graph
the vault identity to use
vault password file
show program’s version number and exit
- -h, --help
show this help message and exit
- -i, --inventory, --inventory-file
specify inventory host path or comma separated host list. --inventory-file is deprecated
- -v, --verbose
verbose mode (-vvv for more, -vvvv to enable connection debugging)
- -y, --yaml
Use YAML format instead of default JSON, ignored for --graph
The following environment variables may be specified.
ANSIBLE_CONFIG — Override the default ansible config file
Many more are available for most options in ansible.cfg
/etc/ansible/ansible.cfg — Config file, used if present
~/.ansible.cfg — User config file, overrides the default config if present
Ansible was originally written by Michael DeHaan.
Copyright © 2017 Red Hat, Inc | Ansible. Ansible is released under the terms of the GPLv3 License.
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ansible(1), ansible-config(1), ansible-console(1), ansible-doc(1), ansible-galaxy(1), ansible-playbook(1), ansible-pull(1), ansible-vault(1).