If you have servers you definitively want to collect logs in a central place and store them for some time, so you can investigate what happens in case of issues. I personally rely on logz.io, but Grafana Cloud looks like a promising alternative
Posted May 3, 2021 by Adrian Wyssmann ‐ 5 min read
I finally found some tome to improve my cloudflared ansible role, to be abel to use named tunnels
Posted April 25, 2021 by Adrian Wyssmann ‐ 1 min read
In Hetzner Cloud you can have multiple projects. As you can have different members per group, it really makes sense to have different projects for different purposes. I will explain in this article on how I work with multiple projects in Ansible, as well when using the cli
Posted April 16, 2021 by Adrian Wyssmann ‐ 3 min read
Passing simple strings to an ansible playbook as extra-vars is easy, but what if you want to pass lists or dictionary? Let's see...
Posted April 16, 2021 by Adrian Wyssmann ‐ 4 min read
I recently struggled into an issue where I have certain tasks which I want to run for the bootstrapping, as well when applying the desired state. I don't want to have to repeat the same task in different playbooks, so I had a look into reusable of ansible elements
Posted April 15, 2021 by Adrian Wyssmann ‐ 4 min read
I use Hetzner Servers and Hetzner Cloud for my own infrastructure which I setup with Ansible since the beginning. It's usually not much servers so overseeable. However, maintaining static inventory for my ansible project is a bit cumbersome when you already have all information available in the management interface. So let's see what we can do about and how I can reduce manual overhead.
Posted April 8, 2021 by Adrian Wyssmann ‐ 6 min read
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