The debops.machine Ansible role [1] manages basic information about a given host located in the /etc/machine-info configuration file, as well as static and dynamic Message Of The Day (MOTD) shown after login, and the contents of the /etc/issue file displayed on the system console.


[1]Name of this role was based on the /etc/machine-info configuration file, and is loosely connected to the concept of the "Machine" defined in the Site Reliability Engineering book.