Download Ansible Playbooks for Confluent Platform¶
Run the following command to download Ansible Playbooks for Confluent Platform:
git clone https://github.com/confluentinc/cp-ansible
cp-ansible directory created with the above command must not have the
world-writable permissions (777). Due to a security risk, Ansible will not
load the configuration file,
ansible.cfg if the file is in the
If you do not use
git clone, make sure the permissions setting on the
cp-ansible source code is 755.
If you are not installing the latest release of Confluent Platform, check out the branch you want to install. For example, if you want to install Confluent Platform 5.5.0, check out the 5.5.0-post branch of Ansible Playbooks for Confluent Platform. Run the following command to check out the branch:
git checkout <release>-post
master branch in the Ansible GitHub repot is a development branch and
not meant for production deployments. Use the specific version branch for
production deployments, upgrades, or testing.