In this part of the lab we demonstrate how to run an Ansible Tower Job from an Automate State Machine.
Click on the Methods Class and then the Methods tab in the right part of the window.
Create a new Method to run a Ansible Tower Job Template. Click on Configuration -> Add a new Method.
Switch the Method Type to “Ansible Tower Job Template”
Use the following details to fill out the form.
Display Name: Get and modify info from provisioning object
Provider: Ansible Tower Automation Manager
Job Template: VM info
Logging Output: On Error
To be able to call the Method from a State Machine, we need an associated Instance.
In the right part of the window, click on the Instances tab.
Click on Configuration -> Add a new Instance.
Enter the following details into the Dialog:
Display Name: Get and modify provisioning info
Fields: In the table search the row “execute” and put “vm_info” into the “value” field.