[openstack-dev] [openstack-ansible][openstack-ansible-plugins] error in rabbitmq installation , config template plugin

Shtilman, Tomer (Nokia - IL) tomer.shtilman at nokia.com
Thu Nov 17 14:11:49 UTC 2016

Many thanks
I was aware of the dependencies and download them all to

[centos at ansible-tests-tshtilma dependencies]$ ls
apt_package_pinning  lxc_container_create  lxc_hosts  openstack_hosts  pip_install

also my test playbook was taken from the examples so its almost identical


From: Jesse Pretorius [mailto:    ]
Sent: יום ה 17 נובמבר 2016 15:45
To: OpenStack Development Mailing List (not for usage questions)
Subject: Re: [openstack-dev] [openstack-ansible][openstack-ansible-plugins] error in rabbitmq installation , config template plugin

The error you’re seeing is because that role has dependencies which can’t be resolved.

The deps are here:

The roles are mostly designed to be re-usable without the integrated repository, but to do so you’ll need to inspect the role tests to see what it needs to work:

Role requirements, to resolve the meta deps:

An example inventory, playbook, etc is all here:

If you get stuck, feel free to join us in #openstack-ansible in IRC on Freenode.


IRC: odyssey4me

From: "Shtilman, Tomer (Nokia - IL)" <tomer.shtilman at nokia.com<mailto:tomer.shtilman at nokia.com>>
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Date: Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 1:33 PM
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Subject: [openstack-dev] [openstack-ansible][openstack-ansible-plugins] error in rabbitmq installation , config template plugin

Hi All
I am relatively new to Ansible, trying to run a playbook installing rabbit server https://github.com/openstack/openstack-ansible-rabbitmq_server (all stable/newton)

- name: Install RabbitMQ server
  hosts: rabbitmq_all
  user: root
    - { role: "rabbitmq_server", tags: [ "rabbitmq-server" ] }
    rabbitmq_cookie_token: secrete

I get an error:

statically included: /home/centos/ansible-installation/roles/dependencies/pip_install/tasks/configure.yml
ERROR! no action detected in task. This often indicates a misspelled module name, or incorrect module path.

The error appears to have been in '/home/centos/ansible-installation/roles/dependencies/pip_install/tasks/configure.yml': line 40, column 3, but may
be elsewhere in the file depending on the exact syntax problem.

The offending line appears to be:

- name: Drop pip global config(s)
  ^ here

The task is :
- name: Drop pip global config(s)
    src: "global.conf.j2"

config_template task is coming from https://github.com/openstack/openstack-ansible-plugins/blob/master/action/_v2_config_template.py and cloned locally
also I have set the action_plugins = /home/centos/openstack-ansible-plugins:/home/centos/openstack-ansible-plugins/action
from a bit of debugging its look like the the path is scanned

Any ideas will be appreciated

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