If there is a need to simplify the deployments of your applications, manage your infrastructure servers, etc.. you can achieve it with ansible which stands as an IT automation tool that provides a lot of features and integrations with all of the cloud providers and the CI/CD tools.
Install Ansible on Rocky Linux
Step 1. Run system update command:
sudo dnf update
Step 2. Enable
EPEL repository :
sudo dnf install epel-release
Step 3. Install Ansible:
sudo dnf install ansible
Step 4. Verify the installation:
ansible 2.9.23 config file = /etc/ansible/ansible.cfg configured module search path = ['/root/.ansible/plugins/modules', '/usr/share/ansible/plugins/modules'] ansible python module location = /usr/lib/python3.6/site-packages/ansible executable location = /usr/bin/ansible python version = 3.6.8 (default, May 19 2021, 03:00:47) [GCC 8.4.1 20200928 (Red Hat 8.4.1-1)]
Uninstall Ansible on Rocky Linux
Step 1. If you decide to remove ansible on Rocky Linux execute:
dnf remove ansible
This tutorial shows you how to install the latest ansible version on Rocky Linux 8, and if you decide to use other automation tool instead of ansible there is a section on how to remove it depending on your needs.
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