community.general.manageiq_tags – Management of resource tags in ManageIQ.

Note

This plugin is part of the community.general collection (version 3.8.3).

You might already have this collection installed if you are using the ansible package. It is not included in ansible-core. To check whether it is installed, run ansible-galaxy collection list.

To install it, use: ansible-galaxy collection install community.general.

To use it in a playbook, specify: community.general.manageiq_tags.

Synopsis

  • The manageiq_tags module supports adding, updating and deleting tags in ManageIQ.

Requirements

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

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

manageiq_connection

dictionary

ManageIQ connection configuration information.

ca_cert

aliases: ca_bundle_path

string

The path to a CA bundle file or directory with certificates. defaults to None.

password

string

ManageIQ password. MIQ_PASSWORD env var if set. otherwise, required if no token is passed in.

token

string

ManageIQ token. MIQ_TOKEN env var if set. otherwise, required if no username or password is passed in.

url

string

ManageIQ environment url. MIQ_URL env var if set. otherwise, it is required to pass it.

username

string

ManageIQ username. MIQ_USERNAME env var if set. otherwise, required if no token is passed in.

validate_certs

aliases: verify_ssl

boolean

Whether SSL certificates should be verified for HTTPS requests. defaults to True.

Choices:

  • no

  • yes ← (default)

resource_id

integer

added in 2.2.0 of community.general

The ID of the resource at which tags will be controlled.

Must be specified if resource_name is not set. Both options are mutually exclusive.

resource_name

string

The name of the resource at which tags will be controlled.

Must be specified if resource_id is not set. Both options are mutually exclusive.

resource_type

string / required

The relevant resource type in manageiq.

Choices:

  • provider

  • host

  • vm

  • blueprint

  • category

  • cluster

  • data store

  • group

  • resource pool

  • service

  • service template

  • template

  • tenant

  • user

state

string

absent - tags should not exist,

present - tags should exist,

list - list current tags.

Choices:

  • absent

  • present ← (default)

  • list

tags

list / elements=dictionary

tags - list of dictionaries, each includes ‘name’ and ‘category’ keys.

required if state is present or absent.

Examples

- name: Create new tags for a provider in ManageIQ
  community.general.manageiq_tags:
    resource_name: 'EngLab'
    resource_type: 'provider'
    tags:
    - category: environment
      name: prod
    - category: owner
      name: prod_ops
    manageiq_connection:
      url: 'http://127.0.0.1:3000'
      username: 'admin'
      password: 'smartvm'
      validate_certs: False

- name: Create new tags for a provider in ManageIQ
  community.general.manageiq_tags:
    resource_id: 23000000790497
    resource_type: 'provider'
    tags:
    - category: environment
      name: prod
    - category: owner
      name: prod_ops
    manageiq_connection:
      url: 'http://127.0.0.1:3000'
      username: 'admin'
      password: 'smartvm'
      validate_certs: False

- name: Remove tags for a provider in ManageIQ
  community.general.manageiq_tags:
    state: absent
    resource_name: 'EngLab'
    resource_type: 'provider'
    tags:
    - category: environment
      name: prod
    - category: owner
      name: prod_ops
    manageiq_connection:
      url: 'http://127.0.0.1:3000'
      username: 'admin'
      password: 'smartvm'
      validate_certs: False

- name: List current tags for a provider in ManageIQ
  community.general.manageiq_tags:
    state: list
    resource_name: 'EngLab'
    resource_type: 'provider'
    manageiq_connection:
      url: 'http://127.0.0.1:3000'
      username: 'admin'
      password: 'smartvm'
      validate_certs: False

Authors

  • Daniel Korn (@dkorn)