Ansible is an IT automation tool that can help you to simplify the deployments of your applications, efficiently manage your infrastructure servers, and provides a lot of features and integrations with all the cloud providers and the CI/CD tools.
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Install Ansible on Ubuntu
Step 1. Run the following command to update the OS packages:
sudo apt update
Step 2. Install
sudo apt install software-properties-common
Step 3. Now we need to add
ppa:ansible/ansible to our system’s software source list.
sudo add-apt-repository --yes --update ppa:ansible/ansible
Step 4. To install the latest version of Ansible, run:
sudo apt install ansible
Step 5. Make sure that you have the latest Ansible version installed.
Remove Ansible from Ubuntu
Step 1. If you decide to remove Ansible from Ubuntu, run:
sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove ansible
This tutorial shows you how to install the latest Ansible version on Ubuntu, 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. Feel free to leave a comment below and if you find this tutorial useful, follow our official channel on Telegram.