docs: how to use ansible for operations
authorHal Wine <>
Fri, 29 May 2015 14:04:53 -0700
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docs: how to use ansible for operations
--- a/README.rst
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+.. note:: A dev environment is needed for performing admin operations
+    Before you can use any of the ansible playbooks for administration,
+    you must have a development environment set up already. Best
+    practice is to re-run ``./create-test-environment`` before using
+    ``./deploy`` as your ansible entry point.