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netapp_e_amg - Create, Remove, and Update Asynchronous Mirror Groups

New in version 2.2.

Synopsis

  • Allows for the creation, removal and updating of Asynchronous Mirror Groups for NetApp E-series storage arrays

Options

parameter required default choices comments
api_password
yes
The password to authenticate with the SANtricity WebServices Proxy or embedded REST API.
api_url
yes
The url to the SANtricity WebServices Proxy or embedded REST API.
api_username
yes
The username to authenticate with the SANtricity WebServices Proxy or embedded REST API.
interfaceType
no
  • iscsi
  • fibre
The intended protocol to use if both Fibre and iSCSI are available.
manualSync
no
Setting this to true will cause other synchronization values to be ignored
name
yes
The name of the async array you wish to target, or create.
If state is present and the name isn't found, it will attempt to create.
recoveryWarnThresholdMinutes
no 20
Recovery point warning threshold (minutes). The user will be warned when the age of the last good failures point exceeds this value
repoUtilizationWarnThreshold
no 80
Recovery point warning threshold
secondaryArrayId
yes
The ID of the secondary array to be used in mirroing process
ssid
yes
The ID of the array to manage. This value must be unique for each array.
state
yes
A state of present will either create or update the async mirror group.
A state of absent will remove the async mirror group.
syncIntervalMinutes
no 10
The synchronization interval in minutes
syncWarnThresholdMinutes
no 10
The threshold (in minutes) for notifying the user that periodic synchronization has taken too long to complete.
validate_certs
no True
Should https certificates be validated?

Examples

- name: AMG removal
  na_eseries_amg:
    state: absent
    ssid: "{{ ssid }}"
    secondaryArrayId: "{{amg_secondaryArrayId}}"
    api_url: "{{ netapp_api_url }}"
    api_username: "{{ netapp_api_username }}"
    api_password: "{{ netapp_api_password }}"
    new_name: "{{amg_array_name}}"
    name: "{{amg_name}}"
  when: amg_create

- name: AMG create
  netapp_e_amg:
    state: present
    ssid: "{{ ssid }}"
    secondaryArrayId: "{{amg_secondaryArrayId}}"
    api_url: "{{ netapp_api_url }}"
    api_username: "{{ netapp_api_username }}"
    api_password: "{{ netapp_api_password }}"
    new_name: "{{amg_array_name}}"
    name: "{{amg_name}}"
  when: amg_create

Return Values

Common return values are documented here Return Values, the following are the fields unique to this module:

name description returned type sample
msg Successful creation success string {"changed": true, "connectionType": "fc", "groupRef": "3700000060080E5000299C24000006E857AC7EEC", "groupState": "optimal", "id": "3700000060080E5000299C24000006E857AC7EEC", "label": "amg_made_by_ansible", "localRole": "primary", "mirrorChannelRemoteTarget": "9000000060080E5000299C24005B06E557AC7EEC", "orphanGroup": false, "recoveryPointAgeAlertThresholdMinutes": 20, "remoteRole": "secondary", "remoteTarget": {"nodeName": {"ioInterfaceType": "fc", "iscsiNodeName": null, "remoteNodeWWN": "20040080E5299F1C"}, "remoteRef": "9000000060080E5000299C24005B06E557AC7EEC", "scsiinitiatorTargetBaseProperties": {"ioInterfaceType": "fc", "iscsiinitiatorTargetBaseParameters": null}}, "remoteTargetId": "ansible2", "remoteTargetName": "Ansible2", "remoteTargetWwn": "60080E5000299F880000000056A25D56", "repositoryUtilizationWarnThreshold": 80, "roleChangeProgress": "none", "syncActivity": "idle", "syncCompletionTimeAlertThresholdMinutes": 10, "syncIntervalMinutes": 10, "worldWideName": "60080E5000299C24000006E857AC7EEC"}


Status

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

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