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na_cdot_volume - Manage NetApp cDOT volumes

New in version 2.3.

Synopsis

  • Create or destroy volumes on NetApp cDOT

Requirements (on host that executes module)

  • A physical or virtual clustered Data ONTAP system. The modules were developed with Clustered Data ONTAP 8.3
  • Ansible 2.2
  • netapp-lib (2015.9.25). Install using ‘pip install netapp-lib’

Options

parameter required default choices comments
aggregate_name
no
The name of the aggregate the flexvol should exist on. Required when state=present.
hostname
yes
The hostname or IP address of the ONTAP instance.
infinite
no False
  • True
  • False
Set True if the volume is an Infinite Volume.
name
yes
The name of the volume to manage.
online
no True
  • True
  • False
Whether the specified volume is online, or not.
password
yes
Password for the specified user.
size
no
The size of the volume in (size_unit). Required when state=present.
size_unit
no gb
  • bytes
  • b
  • kb
  • mb
  • gb
  • tb
  • pb
  • eb
  • zb
  • yb
The unit used to interpret the size parameter.
state
yes
  • present
  • absent
Whether the specified volume should exist or not.
username
yes
This can be a Cluster-scoped or SVM-scoped account, depending on whether a Cluster-level or SVM-level API is required. For more information, please read the documentation https://goo.gl/BRu78Z.
vserver
yes None
Name of the vserver to use.

Examples

- name: Create FlexVol
  na_cdot_volume:
    state: present
    name: ansibleVolume
    infinite: False
    aggregate_name: aggr1
    size: 20
    size_unit: mb
    vserver: ansibleVServer
    hostname: "{{ netapp_hostname }}"
    username: "{{ netapp_username }}"
    password: "{{ netapp_password }}"

- name: Make FlexVol offline
  na_cdot_volume:
    state: present
    name: ansibleVolume
    infinite: False
    online: False
    vserver: ansibleVServer
    hostname: "{{ netapp_hostname }}"
    username: "{{ netapp_username }}"
    password: "{{ netapp_password }}"

Notes

Note

  • The modules prefixed with netapp\_cdot are built to support the ONTAP storage platform.

Status

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

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