check_latest_packages_version

Role Documentation

Welcome to the “check_latest_packages_version” role documentation.

Role Defaults

This section highlights all of the defaults and variables set within the “check_latest_packages_version” role.

packages:
- '{{ tripleoclient }}'
tripleoclient: '{%- if ansible_distribution == ''RedHat'' and ansible_distribution_major_version
  == ''8'' -%} python3-tripleoclient {%- else -%} python2-tripleoclient {%- endif
  -%}'

Role Variables: main.yml

metadata:
  description: 'Makes sure python-tripleoclient is at its latest version before starting
    an upgrade.

    '
  groups:
  - pre-upgrade
  name: Check if latest version of packages is installed

Molecule Scenarios

Molecule is being used to test the “check_latest_packages_version” role. The following section highlights the drivers in service and provides an example playbook showing how the role is leveraged.

Scenario: default

Example default configuration
driver:
  name: docker
log: true
platforms:
- easy_install:
  - pip
  environment:
    http_proxy: '{{ lookup(''env'', ''http_proxy'') }}'
    https_proxy: '{{ lookup(''env'', ''https_proxy'') }}'
  hostname: centos7
  image: centos:7
  name: centos7
  pkg_extras: python-setuptools PyYAML
  volumes:
  - /etc/ci/mirror_info.sh:/etc/ci/mirror_info.sh:ro
- environment:
    http_proxy: '{{ lookup(''env'', ''http_proxy'') }}'
    https_proxy: '{{ lookup(''env'', ''https_proxy'') }}'
  hostname: centos8
  image: centos:8
  name: centos8
  pkg_extras: python*-setuptools python*-PyYAML
  volumes:
  - /etc/ci/mirror_info.sh:/etc/ci/mirror_info.sh:ro
provisioner:
  env:
    ANSIBLE_LIBRARY: ../../../../library
    ANSIBLE_STDOUT_CALLBACK: yaml
  log: true
  name: ansible
scenario:
  test_sequence:
  - destroy
  - create
  - prepare
  - converge
  - verify
  - destroy
verifier:
  name: testinfra
Example default playbook
- hosts: all
  name: Converge
  tasks:
  - include_role:
      name: check_latest_packages_version
    name: Validate No Available Update for patch rpm
    vars:
      packages:
      - patch
  - block:
    - include_role:
        name: check_latest_packages_version
      vars:
        packages:
        - pam
    name: Working Detection of Update for Pam package
    rescue:
    - meta: clear_host_errors
      name: Clear host errors
    - debug:
        msg: The validation works! End the playbook run
    - meta: end_play
      name: End play
  - fail:
      msg: 'The check_latest_packages_version role should have detected

        that packages have available updates.

        '
    name: Fail the test