Ansible Based Operator Scaffolding

After creating a new operator project using operator-sdk new --type ansible, the project directory has numerous generated folders and files. The following table describes a basic rundown of each generated file/directory.

File/Folders Purpose
deploy/ Contains a generic set of Kubernetes manifests for deploying this operator on a Kubernetes cluster.
roles/<kind> Contains an Ansible Role initialized using Ansible Galaxy
build/ Contains scripts that the operator-sdk uses for build and initialization.
watches.yaml Contains Group, Version, Kind, and the Ansible invocation method.
requirements.yml contains the Ansible collections and role dependencies to install during build.
molecule/ Contains Molecule scenarios for end-to-end testing of your role and operator
Last modified March 23, 2020: Ansible doc org (#2704) (1739e10c)