net_put – Copy a file from Ansible Controller to a network device¶
New in version 2.6.
This module provides functionality to copy file from Ansible controller to network devices.
Some devices need specific configurations to be enabled before scp can work These configuration should be pre-configured before using this module e.g ios -
ip scp server enable.
User privilege to do scp on network device should be pre-configured e.g. ios - need user privilege 15 by default for allowing scp.
Default destination of source file.
This module is supported on
ansible_network_osnetwork platforms. See the Network Platform Options for details.
- name: copy file from ansible controller to a network device net_put: src: running_cfg_ios1.txt - name: copy file at root dir of flash in slot 3 of sw1(ios) net_put: src: running_cfg_sw1.txt protocol: sftp dest : flash3:/running_cfg_sw1.txt