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infini_pool - Create, Delete and Modify Pools on Infinibox

New in version 2.3.

Synopsis

  • This module to creates, deletes or modifies pools on Infinibox.

Options

parameter required default choices comments
name
yes
Pool Name
password
no
Infinibox User password.
size
no
Pool Physical Capacity in MB, GB or TB units. If pool size is not set on pool creation, size will be equal to 1TB. See examples.
ssd_cache
no True
  • yes
  • no
Enable/Disable SSD Cache on Pool
state
no present
  • present
  • absent
Creates/Modifies Pool when present or removes when absent
system
yes
Infinibox Hostname or IPv4 Address.
user
no
Infinibox User username with sufficient priveledges ( see notes ).
vsize
no
Pool Virtual Capacity in MB, GB or TB units. If pool vsize is not set on pool creation, Virtual Capacity will be equal to Physical Capacity. See examples.

Examples

- name: Make sure pool foo exists. Set pool physical capacity to 10TB
  infini_pool:
    name: foo
    size: 10TB
    vsize: 10TB
    user: admin
    password: secret
    system: ibox001

- name: Disable SSD Cache on pool
  infini_pool:
    name: foo
    ssd_cache: no
    user: admin
    password: secret
    system: ibox001

Notes

Note

  • Infinibox Admin level access is required for pool modifications
  • 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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