In this blog post, we will explore how to use Podman play Ansible Role and deploy a popular application in root-less containers from a Kubernetes Pod YAML definition. The application pod runs as a systemd service in your own user namespace.
Using Ansible roles has several benefits. One of them is that you can easily reproduce the same deployment with inventory variables. This means that you can manage your application without having to run manual commands. With Ansible, you have complete control over your application.