Why is the Ansible Tower API Ignoring the extra_vars I Defined when I run my Job Template?

Solution Verified - Updated -

Issue

In Ansible Tower executing job template over REST API ignores extra_vars and shows them in ignored_fields like following:

{
  "ignored_fields": {
    "extra_vars": {
      "var": "foobar"
    }
  }

Environment

  • Ansible Tower >= 3.3

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