June 5, 2019 Vignesh Sathiyanantham

Ansible is the glue for VMware and DevOps, Many DevOps engineers use vRealize Automation to automate the Provisioning of VMs but there are a lot of chances that VMware isn’t the only infrastructure tool your company uses. Ansible helps you to do provisioning on multiple clouds, in this blog I try to explain the creation of Virtual Machine from a template on VMware vCenter Ansible provides various modules to manage the VMware Infrastructure, which included datacenter, cluster, host system and virtual machine. As a pre-requisite we need to install pyVmomi, the VMware modules are written over the top of VMware…

June 5, 2019 Vignesh Sathiyanantham

In this blog i am writing the steps on installing and using the Ansible on Windows 10 Subsystem for Linux First Enable the “Developer mode” and “Windows Subsystem for Linux”, after reboot open bash Installing Ansible Open bash prompt (by running bash in run )Install Python PIPsudo apt-get -y install python-pip python-dev libffi-dev libssl-devInstall Ansible by running pip install ansible –user–user installs package local to the user account instead of global to avoid permission issues with PIP and SubsystemAdd the path echo ‘PATH=$HOME/.local/bin:$PATH’ >> ~/.bashrcRun source ~/.bashrc to update the path Verify Ansible Installation ansible –version

May 15, 2019 Vignesh Sathiyanantham

Run apt-key Using the apt-key utility we can display all the known keys.apt-key list To quickly find the expired keys, search for “expired:” apt-key list | grep “expired:” Update the key We can now use the key gathered in step 1 to update it: apt-key adv –keyserver keys.gnupg.net –recv-keys [KEY]