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manageiq_user - Management of users in ManageIQ.

New in version 2.4.

Synopsis

  • The manageiq_user module supports adding, updating and deleting users in ManageIQ.

Options

parameter required default choices comments
email
no
The users' E-mail address.
group
no
The name of the group to which the user belongs.
manageiq_connection
yes
ManageIQ connection configuration information.
Dictionary object manageiq_connection
parameter required default choices comments
username
no
ManageIQ username. MIQ_USERNAME env var if set. otherwise, required if no token is passed in.
verify_ssl
no True
Whether SSL certificates should be verified for HTTPS requests. defaults to True.
url
yes
ManageIQ environment url. MIQ_URL env var if set. otherwise, it is required to pass it.
ca_bundle_path
no
The path to a CA bundle file or directory with certificates. defaults to None.
password
no
ManageIQ password. MIQ_PASSWORD env var if set. otherwise, required if no token is passed in.
token
no
ManageIQ token. MIQ_TOKEN env var if set. otherwise, required if no username or password is passed in.
name
no
The users' full name.
password
no
The users' password.
state
no present
  • absent
  • present
absent - user should not exist, present - user should be.
userid
yes
The unique userid in manageiq, often mentioned as username.

Examples

- name: Create a new user in ManageIQ
  manageiq_user:
    userid: 'jdoe'
    name: 'Jane Doe'
    password: 'VerySecret'
    group: 'EvmGroup-user'
    email: '[email protected]'
    manageiq_connection:
      url: 'http://127.0.0.1:3000'
      username: 'admin'
      password: 'smartvm'
      verify_ssl: False

- name: Create a new user in ManageIQ using a token
  manageiq_user:
    userid: 'jdoe'
    name: 'Jane Doe'
    password: 'VerySecret'
    group: 'EvmGroup-user'
    email: '[email protected]'
    manageiq_connection:
      url: 'http://127.0.0.1:3000'
      token: 'sometoken'
      verify_ssl: False

- name: Delete a user in ManageIQ
  manageiq_user:
    state: 'absent'
    userid: 'jdoe'
    manageiq_connection:
      url: 'http://127.0.0.1:3000'
      username: 'admin'
      password: 'smartvm'
      verify_ssl: False

- name: Delete a user in ManageIQ using a token
  manageiq_user:
    state: 'absent'
    userid: 'jdoe'
    manageiq_connection:
      url: 'http://127.0.0.1:3000'
      token: 'sometoken'
      verify_ssl: False

- name: Update email of user in ManageIQ
  manageiq_user:
    userid: 'jdoe'
    email: '[email protected]'
    manageiq_connection:
      url: 'http://127.0.0.1:3000'
      username: 'admin'
      password: 'smartvm'
      verify_ssl: False

- name: Update email of user in ManageIQ using a token
  manageiq_user:
    userid: 'jdoe'
    email: '[email protected]'
    manageiq_connection:
      url: 'http://127.0.0.1:3000'
      token: 'sometoken'
      verify_ssl: False

Status

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

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