That was so obvious that i didn't see it, thanks!!! Yes it worked. I was 
just wanting to use home_dir somewhere else, but this gets me going.

On Friday, September 16, 2016 at 3:27:09 PM UTC-4, Kai Stian Olstad wrote:
>
> On 16. sep. 2016 20:50, ZillaYT wrote: 
> > From How to set environment variable with value obtained from 
> > ~/.aws/credentials? 
> > <https://groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/ansible-project/KCpkbncyOxI> 
> I'm 
> > using lookup to get the values from a file off my home directory. But 
> how 
> > do I nest the result of one lookup call into a subsequent lookup call? 
> In 
> > the following code, I want to use the value of home_dir in the 
> subsequent 
> > lookups. 
> > 
> > - name: Set AWS variables 
> >   set_fact: 
> >     home_dir: lookup('env', 'HOME') 
> >     aws_access_key_id: "{{ lookup('ini', 'aws_access_key_id 
> section=default file=home_dir/.aws/credentials') }}" 
> >     aws_secret_access_key: "{{ lookup('ini', 'aws_secret_access_key 
> section=default file=home_dir/.aws/credentials') }}" 
>
> If you use file=~/.aws/credentials it will work. 
>
> -- 
> Kai Stian Olstad 
>

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