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purefb_snap - Manage filesystem snapshots on Pure Storage FlashBlades

New in version 2.6.

Synopsis

  • Create or delete volumes and filesystem snapshots on Pure Storage FlashBlades.

Requirements

The below requirements are needed on the host that executes this module.

  • python >= 2.7
  • purity_fb >= 1.1

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
api_token
FlashBlade API token for admin privilaed user.
eradicate
bool
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
Define whether to eradicate the snapshot on delete or leave in trash.
fb_url
FlashBlade management IP address or Hostname.
name
required
The name of the source filesystem.
state
    Choices:
  • absent
  • present ←
Define whether the filesystem snapshot should exist or not.
suffix
Suffix of snapshot name.

Notes

Note

  • This module requires the `purity_fb` python library
  • You must set PUREFB_URL and PUREFB_API environment variables if fb_url and api_token arguments are not passed to the module directly

Examples

- name: Create snapshot foo.ansible
  purefb_snap:
    name: foo
    suffix: ansible
    fb_url: 10.10.10.2
    fb_api_token: e31060a7-21fc-e277-6240-25983c6c4592
    state: present

- name: Delete snapshot named foo.snap
  purefb_snap:
    name: foo
    suffix: snap
    fb_url: 10.10.10.2
    fb_api_token: e31060a7-21fc-e277-6240-25983c6c4592
    state: absent

- name: Recover deleted snapshot foo.ansible
  purefb_snap:
    name: foo
    suffix: ansible
    fb_url: 10.10.10.2
    fb_api_token: e31060a7-21fc-e277-6240-25983c6c4592
    state: present

- name: Eradicate snapshot named foo.snap
  purefb_snap:
    name: foo
    suffix: snap
    eradicate: true
    fb_url: 10.10.10.2
    fb_api_token: e31060a7-21fc-e277-6240-25983c6c4592
    state: absent

Status

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

Maintenance

This module is flagged as community which means that it is maintained by the Ansible Community. See Module Maintenance & Support for more info.

For a list of other modules that are also maintained by the Ansible Community, see here.

Author

  • Simon Dodsley (@sdodsley)

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