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  • Hello,

    I followed your configuration instructions without issue or error on my Raspberry Pi.

    When I execute the command: ansible localhost -a “whoami”

    I receive the error message:

    localhost | FAILED => could not create temporary directory, SSH (mkdir -p $HOME/.ansible/tmp/ansible-1374879803.57-149956109999992 && chmod a+rx $HOME/.ansible/tmp/ansible-1374879803.57-149956109999992 && echo $HOME/.ansible/tmp/ansible-1374879803.57-149956109999992) exited with result 255

    My $HOME is mapped to: /home/pi

    by the default Pi install.

    Can you help me resolve this issue?

    Thank you.



    • AL

      Did you try to run the command with root privileges??

  • Thank you for your response. It turns out I had the configuration incorrect on the Raspberry Pi. I have since removed Ansible from the Raspberry Pi and installed Ansible on Ubuntu 13.04 to give that a shot.


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