Configuring Ansible basic files
- Inventory file
This file describes the list of server and groups Ansible is going to work on, our sample structure is going to be:
[virtualhosts] ubuntu-1 ubuntu-2
Ansible has a default location to add its config files. The installation for Ubuntu already created the folder and basic files, lets add the hosts in the default hosts file for ansible:
sudo nano /etc/ansible/hosts
and add the lines above into it.
If we do not edit the default location we can create a inventory file in our working folder and jusr call it on every run with: