Thanks, I'm reading on lookup now, and that may be the way to go.

On Friday, September 16, 2016 at 9:53:25 AM UTC-4, ZillaYT wrote:
> I'm using Ansible's s3 module 
> <>, and it needs 
> aws_access_key and aws_secret_key to work in my AWS environment, even 
> though the page says they're not required. These values are in my 
> $HOME/.aws/credentials file
> [default]
> aws_access_key_id = LAFHALFHLAHFLFAH
> I want to get these values to set the AWS_ACCESS_KEY_ID and 
> AWS_SECRET_ACCESS_KEY environment variables. So how do I write an Ansible 
> task to...
>    1. Read the contents of the $HOME/.aws/credentiials
>    2. Get the key/value pairs
>    3. Set the corresponding environment variables?
> Thanks.

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