So I guess this turns into a question of can I start a new SSH connection 
with a new password and user when it runs a new play?

On Friday, February 23, 2018 at 9:25:59 AM UTC-5, Kai Stian Olstad wrote:
> On Friday, 23 February 2018 00.54.31 CET Cody Harlow wrote: 
> > So I have a role that pulls a password from a website using the uri 
> method 
> > and I store it in a variable. I call the variable like this: 
> > varname.json.password. How can I use this password when Ansible jumps to 
> > the next play? I tried setting ansible_user and ansible_ssh_pass as 
> > variables, and I can see it change the user but it always rejects the 
> > password. Am I missing something simple, or can this not be done? I've 
> hard 
> > coded the password and it's worked before but it appears when I try to 
> call 
> > the variable, something isn't passing properly. 
> Without the code there is very little we can help with. 
> Variables in Ansible are global and are available between play in the same 
> playbook. 
> To get variable from another host you would need to use hostvars. 
> -- 
> Kai Stian Olstad 

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