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netapp_e_volume_copy - Create volume copy pairs

New in version 2.2.

Synopsis

  • Create and delete snapshots images on volume groups for NetApp E-series storage arrays.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
api_password
required
The password to authenticate with the SANtricity WebServices Proxy or embedded REST API.
api_url
required
The url to the SANtricity WebServices Proxy or embedded REST API, for example https://prod-1.wahoo.acme.com/devmgr/v2.
api_username
required
The username to authenticate with the SANtricity WebServices Proxy or embedded REST API.
create_copy_pair_if_does_not_exist
    Choices:
  • yes ←
  • no
Default:
yes
Defines if a copy pair will be created if it does not exist.
If set to True destination_volume_id and source_volume_id are required.
destination_volume_id
The id of the volume copy destination.
If used, must be paired with source_volume_id
Mutually exclusive with volume_copy_pair_id, and search_volume_id
search_volume_id
Searches for all valid potential target and source volumes that could be used in a copy_pair
Mutually exclusive with volume_copy_pair_id, destination_volume_id and source_volume_id
source_volume_id
The id of the volume copy source.
If used, must be paired with destination_volume_id
Mutually exclusive with volume_copy_pair_id, and search_volume_id
ssid
required
The ID of the array to manage. This value must be unique for each array.
start_stop_copy
starts a re-copy or stops a copy in progress
Note: If you stop the initial file copy before it it done the copy pair will be destroyed
Requires volume_copy_pair_id
state
required
    Choices:
  • present
  • absent
Whether the specified volume copy pair should exist or not.
validate_certs Default:
yes
Should https certificates be validated?
volume_copy_pair_id
The id of a given volume copy pair
Mutually exclusive with destination_volume_id, source_volume_id, and search_volume_id
Can use to delete or check presence of volume pairs
Must specify this or (destination_volume_id and source_volume_id)

Examples

---
msg:
    description: Success message
    returned: success
    type: string
    sample: Json facts for the volume copy that was created.

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
msg
string
success
Success message

Sample:
Created Volume Copy Pair with ID


Status

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

Author

  • Kevin Hulquest (@hulquest)

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