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na_cdot_license - Manage NetApp cDOT protocol and feature licenses

New in version 2.3.

Synopsis

  • Add or remove licenses on NetApp ONTAP.

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
hostname
yes
The hostname or IP address of the ONTAP instance.
licenses
no
List of licenses to add or remove.
Please note that trying to remove a non-existent license will throw an error.
Dictionary object licenses
parameter required default choices comments
fcp
no
FCP License
snaplock
no
SnapLock License
v_storageattach
no
Virtual Attached Storage License
cifs
no
CIFS License
iscsi
no
iSCSI License
flexclone
no
FlexClone License
cdmi
no
CDMI License
snaprestore
no
SnapRestore License
snapprotectapps
no
SnapProtectApp License
base
no
Cluster Base License
nfs
no
NFS License
snapmirror
no
SnapMirror License
snapvault
no
SnapVault License
snapmanagersuite
no
SnapManagerSuite License
password
yes
Password for the specified user.
remove_expired
no
  • true
  • false
Remove licenses that have expired in the cluster.
remove_unused
no
  • true
  • false
Remove licenses that have no controller affiliation in the cluster.
serial_number
no None
Serial number of the node associated with the license.
This parameter is used primarily when removing license for a specific service.
If this parameter is not provided, the cluster serial number is used by default.
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.

Examples

- name: Add licenses
  na_cdot_license:
    hostname: "{{ netapp_hostname }}"
    username: "{{ netapp_username }}"
    password: "{{ netapp_password }}"
    serial_number: #################
    licenses:
      nfs: #################
      cifs: #################
      iscsi: #################
      fcp: #################
      snaprestore: #################
      flexclone: #################

- name: Remove licenses
  na_cdot_license:
    hostname: "{{ netapp_hostname }}"
    username: "{{ netapp_username }}"
    password: "{{ netapp_password }}"
    remove_unused: false
    remove_expired: true
    serial_number: #################
    licenses:
      nfs: remove

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.

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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