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       ansible-doc - plugin documentation tool


       ansible-doc [-l|-F|-s] [options] [-t <plugin type> ] [plugin]


       displays  information  on  modules  installed  in  Ansible libraries.  It displays a terse
       listing  of  plugins  and  their  short  descriptions,  provides  a  printout   of   their
       DOCUMENTATION  strings,  and  it  can  create a short "snippet" which can be pasted into a


          show program's version number, config file location,  configured  module  search  path,
          module location, executable location and exit

       -F, --list_files
          Show plugin names and their source files without summaries (implies --list)

       -M, --module-path
          prepend         colon-separated         path(s)         to        module        library

       -h, --help
          show this help message and exit

       -j, --json
          For internal testing only Dump json metadata for all plugins.

       -l, --list
          List available plugins

       -s, --snippet
          Show playbook snippet for specified plugin(s)

       -t 'TYPE', --type 'TYPE'
          Choose which  plugin  type  (defaults  to  "module").  Available  plugin  types  are  :
          ('become',   'cache',  'callback',  'cliconf',  'connection',  'httpapi',  'inventory',
          'lookup', 'shell', 'module', 'strategy', 'vars')

       -v, --verbose
          verbose mode (-vvv for more, -vvvv to enable connection debugging)


       The following environment variables may be specified.

       ANSIBLE_CONFIG -- Specify override location for the ansible config file

       Many more are available for most options in ansible.cfg

       For a full list check or use the ansible-config command.


       /etc/ansible/ansible.cfg -- Config file, used if present

       ~/.ansible.cfg -- User config file, overrides the default config if present

       ./ansible.cfg -- Local config file (in current working directory) assumed to  be  'project
       specific' and overrides the rest if present.

       As mentioned above, the ANSIBLE_CONFIG environment variable will override all others.


       Ansible was originally written by Michael DeHaan.


       Copyright © 2018 Red Hat, Inc | Ansible.  Ansible is released under the terms of the GPLv3


       ansible   (1),   ansible-config   (1),   ansible-console    (1),    ansible-galaxy    (1),
       ansible-inventory (1), ansible-playbook (1), ansible-pull (1), ansible-vault (1)

       Extensive    documentation    is    available    in    the    documentation    site:    <‐>.   IRC  and  mailing  list   info   can   be   found   in   file, available in: <>