[SAC] ansible-deployment and ssh-lxc connection plugin

Sandro Santilli strk at kbt.io
Tue Dec 29 04:14:59 PST 2020

On Tue, Dec 29, 2020 at 10:35:00AM +0100, Sandro Santilli wrote:
> I found an ansible connection plugin that allows to target an LXD
> container hosted on an host which can be reached via SSH. I like it,
> it means we can deploy to containers without setting up direct SSH access
> to the containers themselves.
> We now just have to decide how to include the connection plugin
> (a single file) into our ansible-deployment repository.
> Options:
>     1. Copy the single file, track locally
>     2. Reference the upstream repository [1] as a git submodule
>     3. Leave instruction about installing the plugin globally
> I'm tempted to take option 2, what do you think ?

I ended up taking option (1) so we can move forward and add more
deployments. Next stop: "hop" containers.


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