In Ansible, how do I add a line to the end of a file?


I would expect this to be pretty simple. I’m using the lineinfile module like so:

The problem I’m having is that it’s replacing the last line in the file (which is fi) with my new line rather than appending the line. This produces a syntax error.

Do I have the parameters correct? I’ve tried setting regexp to both '^' and '' (blank). Is there another way to go about this?

I’m using Ansible 1.3.3.


Apparently ansible has matured and now (version >2.4.0) according to the documentation, The defaults when only the line is specified will append a given line to the destination file:

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