Subject: [ansible-devel] New Ansible release 2.8.3

Hi all- we're happy to announce that the general release of Ansible
2.8.3 is now available!
How do you get it?

$ pip install ansible==2.8.3 --user

The tar.gz of the release can be found here:

* 2.8.3
  SHA256: 05f9ed3ca3e06dffaa87a73a8e6f7f322825bc3f609f8b71c4fe22dbbdf72abc
What's new in 2.8.3

This release is a maintenance release containing numerous bugfixes. The full
changelog is at:

* 2.8.3
What's the schedule for future maintenance releases?

Future maintenance releases will occur approximately every 3 weeks.  So expect
the next one around 2019-08-15.
Porting Help

We've published a porting guide at to
help migrate your content to 2.8.
If you discover any errors or if any of your working playbooks break when you
upgrade to 2.8.3, please use the following link to report the regression:

In your issue, be sure to mention the Ansible version that works and the one
that doesn't.


-Toshio Kuratomi