ansible-navigator subcommands

ansible-navigator subcommand overview

Available subcommands

Name

Description

CLI Example

Colon command

collections

Explore available collections

ansible-navigator collections –help

:collections

config

Explore the current ansible configuration

ansible-navigator config –help

:config

doc

Review documentation for a module or plugin

ansible-navigator doc –help

:doc

exec

Run a command within an execution environment

ansible-navigator exec –help

:exec

images

Explore execution environment images

ansible-navigator images –help

:images

inventory

Explore an inventory

ansible-navigator inventory –help

:inventory

replay

Explore a previous run using a playbook artifact

ansible-navigator replay –help

:replay

run

Run a playbook

ansible-navigator run –help

:run

welcome

Start at the welcome page

ansible-navigator welcome –help

:welcome

Mapping ansible-navigator commands to ansible commands

Some ansible-navigator commands map to ansible commands. The table below provides some examples.

Mapping to ansible commands

ansible command

ansible-navigator command

ansible-navigator colon command

ansible-config

ansible-navigator config

:config

ansible-doc

ansible-navigator doc

:doc

ansible-inventory

ansible-navigator inventory

:inventory

ansible-playbook

ansible-navigator run

:run