Testing Ansible Roles with Molecule
When writing Ansible roles it is an absolute must to test these in
different environments and on different operating systems. As you
can imagine, this can be a rather tedious task. But luckily there is
Molecule. Molecule is designed to aid in the development and testing
of Ansible roles and provides support for testing with multiple
instances, operating systems and distributions.
Ton is absolutely not a Molecule guru, but using Molecule turned out to more difficult than expected. This presentation is about his experiences and what pitfalls he encountered, thus preventing you from running into the same irritation, frustration and hurray loops.
Ton Kersten is a Linux consultant and trainer at AT Computing in the
Netherlands where he helps customers with all kinds of Linux
challenges. He also tries to teach them the Linux and Ansible way of
He enjoys good food, beer and whisky.