New in version 2.2.
Set boot device to use on next reboot
Hostname or ip address of the BMC.
Password to connect to the BMC.
If set, ask that system firmware uses this device beyond next boot. Be aware many systems do not honor this.
Remote RMCP port.
Whether to ensure that boot devices is desired.
If set, request UEFI boot explicitly. Strictly speaking, the spec suggests that if not set, the system should BIOS boot and offers no "don't care" option. In practice, this flag not being set does not preclude UEFI boot on any system I've encountered.
Username to use to connect to the BMC.
# Ensure bootdevice is HD. - ipmi_boot: name: test.testdomain.com user: admin password: password bootdev: hd # Ensure bootdevice is not Network - ipmi_boot: name: test.testdomain.com user: admin password: password bootdev: network state: absent
Common return values are documented here Return Values, the following are the fields unique to this module:
|bootdev||The boot device name which will be used beyond next boot.||success||string||default|
|uefimode||If True, system firmware will use UEFI boot explicitly beyond next boot.||success||bool||False|
|persistent||If True, system firmware will use this device beyond next boot.||success||bool||False|
This module is flagged as preview which means that it is not guaranteed to have a backwards compatible interface.