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na_cdot_svm - Manage NetApp cDOT svm

New in version 2.3.

Synopsis

  • Create or destroy svm 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
hostname
yes
The hostname or IP address of the ONTAP instance.
name
yes
The name of the SVM to manage.
password
yes
Password for the specified user.
root_volume
no
Root volume of the SVM. Required when state=present.
root_volume_aggregate
no
The aggregate on which the root volume will be created.
Required when state=present.
root_volume_security_style
no
  • unix
  • ntfs
  • mixed
  • unified
Security Style of the root volume.
When specified as part of the vserver-create, this field represents the security style for the Vserver root volume.
When specified as part of vserver-get-iter call, this will return the list of matching Vservers.
Possible values are 'unix', 'ntfs', 'mixed'.
The 'unified' security style, which applies only to Infinite Volumes, cannot be applied to a Vserver's root volume.
Valid options are "unix" for NFS, "ntfs" for CIFS, "mixed" for Mixed, "unified" for Unified.
Required when state=present
state
yes
  • present
  • absent
Whether the specified SVM 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.

Examples

- name: Create SVM
  na_cdot_svm:
    state: present
    name: ansibleVServer
    root_volume: vol1
    root_volume_aggregate: aggr1
    root_volume_security_style: mixed
    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.

Support

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