Installing etckeeper with ansible

Installing etckeeper with ansible

The following is for dpkg based systems only:

- name: install etckeeper and git
  package:
   name: "{{ item }}"
   state: present
  with_items:
   - git
   - etckeeper

- name: configure etckeeper - set git as VCS
  lineinfile: "dest=/etc/etckeeper/etckeeper.conf regexp='^#(VCS=\"git\")' line='\\1' backrefs=yes"

- name: configure etckeeper - remove bzr as VCS
  lineinfile: "dest=/etc/etckeeper/etckeeper.conf regexp='^(VCS=\"bzr\")' line='#\\1' backrefs=yes"
  register: etckeeper_unset_bzr

- name: uninit bzr repo
  command: etckeeper uninit
  when: (etckeeper_unset_bzr is defined) and (etckeeper_unset_bzr is changed)

- name: purge bzr
  package:
   name: bzr
   state: absent
  when: (etckeeper_unset_bzr is defined) and (etckeeper_unset_bzr is changed)

- name: check etckeeper status
  stat:
    path: /etc/.git
  register: git

- name: initialize etckeeper
  command: etckeeper init
  args:
    chdir: /etc
  when: not ( git.stat.isdir is defined and git.stat.isdir )
  register: initialization

- name: initial etckeer commit
  command: etckeeper commit "initial commit"
  args:
    chdir: /etc
  when: initialization is defined and initialization is changed

Tomáš Pospíšek, 2018-06-07

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