Tag: Ansible Python Not Found Ubuntu Server 16.04

Ansible connection failure with Ubuntu Server 16.04

Having trouble connecting to Ubuntu Server 16.04 from your Ansible control machine? If you ping your Ubuntu Server do you get a similar error: ubuntu_host | FAILED! => { "changed": false, "failed": true, "module_stderr": "Shared connection to closed.\r\n", "module_stdout": "/bin/sh: 1: /usr/bin/python: not found\r\n", "msg": "MODULE FAILURE", "rc": 0 } If you do, there's a simple solution (and you should have read the docs! :-D ) Ansible Python not found on Ubuntu Server 16.