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Extendable Python module for ansible EC2 inventories

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Ansible EC2 inventory

This Python module is based on the [original Ansible EC2 inventory
that is linked in the [Ansible

The Python module in this repo fixes a few issues by being

- installable via `pip` / PyPi: no need to place code from the Ansible
repo in your inventory.
- extendable for your needs: the class `Ec2Inventory` can be used as a
base class for customizations.


pip install ansible-ec2-inventory


### As a script

ansible-ec2-inventory --config ec2.ini

*Note:* if you want to provide a boto profile, prefix the command with

### As a Python module


``` {.python}
from ansible_ec2_inventory import Ec2Inventory
import json

def main():
# get path of ec2.ini
path = os.path.dirname(os.path.realpath(__file__))

# get inventory
ec2inventory = Ec2Inventory(configfile=path + '/ec2.ini')
data = ec2inventory.get_inventory()

# print json
print(json.dumps(data, sort_keys=True, indent=2))

if __name__ == '__main__':

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