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katello - Manage Katello Resources

New in version 2.3.

Synopsis

  • Allows the management of Katello resources inside your Foreman server

Requirements (on host that executes module)

  • nailgun >= 0.28.0
  • python >= 2.6
  • datetime

Options

parameter required default choices comments
entity
yes
The Foreman resource that the action will be performed on (e.g. organization, host)
params
yes
Parameters associated to the entity resource to set or edit in dictionary format (e.g. name, description)
password
yes
Password for user accessing Foreman server
server_url
yes
URL of Foreman server
username
yes
Username on Foreman server

Examples

---
# Simple Example:

- name: "Create Product"
  local_action:
      module: katello
      username: "admin"
      password: "admin"
      server_url: "https://fakeserver.com"
      entity: "product"
      params:
        name: "Centos 7"

# Abstraction Example:
# katello.yml
---
- name: "{{ name }}"
  local_action:
      module: katello
      username: "admin"
      password: "admin"
      server_url: "https://fakeserver.com"
      entity: "{{ entity }}"
      params: "{{ params }}"

# tasks.yml
---
- include: katello.yml
  vars:
    name: "Create Dev Environment"
    entity: "lifecycle_environment"
    params:
      name: "Dev"
      prior: "Library"
      organization: "Default Organization"

- include: katello.yml
  vars:
    name: "Create Centos Product"
    entity: "product"
    params:
      name: "Centos 7"
      organization: "Default Organization"

- include: katello.yml
  vars:
    name: "Create 7.2 Repository"
    entity: "repository"
    params:
      name: "Centos 7.2"
      product: "Centos 7"
      organization: "Default Organization"
      content_type: "yum"
      url: "http://mirror.centos.org/centos/7/os/x86_64/"

- include: katello.yml
  vars:
      name: "Create Centos 7 View"
      entity: "content_view"
      params:
        name: "Centos 7 View"
        organization: "Default Organization"
        repositories:
          - name: "Centos 7.2"
            product: "Centos 7"

- include: katello.yml
  vars:
      name: "Enable RHEL Product"
      entity: "repository_set"
      params:
        name: "Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Server (RPMs)"
        product: "Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server"
        organization: "Default Organization"
        basearch: "x86_64"
        releasever: "7"

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.

For more information on what this means please read Module Support

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