Manage the information in the aliases file


Return the target associated with an alias

CLI Example:

salt '*' aliases.get_target alias
salt.modules.aliases.has_target(alias, target)

Return true if the alias/target is set

CLI Example:

salt '*' aliases.has_target alias target

Return the aliases found in the aliases file in this format:

{'alias': 'target'}

CLI Example:

salt '*' aliases.list_aliases

Remove an entry from the aliases file

CLI Example:

salt '*' aliases.rm_alias alias
salt.modules.aliases.set_target(alias, target)

Set the entry in the aliases file for the given alias, this will overwrite any previous entry for the given alias or create a new one if it does not exist.

CLI Example:

salt '*' aliases.set_target alias target