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infini_host - Create, Delete and Modify Hosts on Infinibox

New in version 2.3.

Synopsis

  • This module creates, deletes or modifies hosts on Infinibox.

Options

parameter required default choices comments
name
yes
Host Name
password
no
Infinibox User password.
state
no present
  • present
  • absent
Creates/Modifies Host when present or removes when absent
system
yes
Infinibox Hostname or IPv4 Address.
user
no
Infinibox User username with sufficient priveledges ( see notes ).
volume
no
Volume name to map to the host
wwns
no
List of wwns of the host

Examples

- name: Create new new host
  infini_host:
    name: foo.example.com
    user: admin
    password: secret
    system: ibox001

- name: Make sure host bar is available with wwn ports
  infini_host:
    name: bar.example.com
    wwns:
      - "00:00:00:00:00:00:00"
      - "11:11:11:11:11:11:11"
    system: ibox01
    user: admin
    password: secret

- name: Map host foo.example.com to volume bar
  infini_host:
    name: foo.example.com
    volume: bar
    system: ibox01
    user: admin
    password: secret

Notes

Note

  • This module requires infinisdk python library
  • You must set INFINIBOX_USER and INFINIBOX_PASSWORD environment variables if user and password arguments are not passed to the module directly
  • Ansible uses the infinisdk configuration file ~/.infinidat/infinisdk.ini if no credentials are provided. See http://infinisdk.readthedocs.io/en/latest/getting_started.html

Status

This module is flagged as preview which means that it is not guaranteed to have a backwards compatible interface.

Support

This module is community maintained without core committer oversight.

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