community.network.avi_alertconfig module – Module for setup of AlertConfig Avi RESTful Object

Note

This module is part of the community.network collection (version 4.0.1).

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.network.

To use it in a playbook, specify: community.network.avi_alertconfig.

Synopsis

Requirements

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

  • avisdk

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

action_group_ref

string

The alert config will trigger the selected alert action, which can send notifications and execute a controlscript.

It is a reference to an object of type actiongroupconfig.

alert_rule

string / required

List of filters matching on events or client logs used for triggering alerts.

api_context

dictionary

Avi API context that includes current session ID and CSRF Token.

This allows user to perform single login and re-use the session.

api_version

string

Avi API version of to use for Avi API and objects.

Default: “16.4.4”

autoscale_alert

boolean

This alert config applies to auto scale alerts.

Choices:

  • no

  • yes

avi_api_patch_op

string

Patch operation to use when using avi_api_update_method as patch.

Choices:

  • add

  • replace

  • delete

avi_api_update_method

string

Default method for object update is HTTP PUT.

Setting to patch will override that behavior to use HTTP PATCH.

Choices:

  • put ← (default)

  • patch

avi_credentials

dictionary

Avi Credentials dictionary which can be used in lieu of enumerating Avi Controller login details.

api_version

string

Avi controller version

Default: “16.4.4”

controller

string

Avi controller IP or SQDN

csrftoken

string

Avi controller API csrftoken to reuse existing session with session id

password

string

Avi controller password

port

string

Avi controller port

session_id

string

Avi controller API session id to reuse existing session with csrftoken

tenant

string

Avi controller tenant

Default: “admin”

tenant_uuid

string

Avi controller tenant UUID

timeout

string

Avi controller request timeout

Default: 300

token

string

Avi controller API token

username

string

Avi controller username

avi_disable_session_cache_as_fact

boolean

It disables avi session information to be cached as a fact.

Choices:

  • no ← (default)

  • yes

category

string / required

Determines whether an alert is raised immediately when event occurs (realtime) or after specified number of events occurs within rolling time

window.

Enum options - REALTIME, ROLLINGWINDOW, WATERMARK.

Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as REALTIME.

controller

string

IP address or hostname of the controller. The default value is the environment variable AVI_CONTROLLER.

Default: “”

description

string

A custom description field.

enabled

boolean

Enable or disable this alert config from generating new alerts.

Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as True.

Choices:

  • no

  • yes

expiry_time

string

An alert is expired and deleted after the expiry time has elapsed.

The original event triggering the alert remains in the event’s log.

Allowed values are 1-31536000.

Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as 86400.

name

string / required

Name of the alert configuration.

obj_uuid

string

Uuid of the resource for which alert was raised.

object_type

string

The object type to which the alert config is associated with.

Valid object types are - virtual service, pool, service engine.

Enum options - VIRTUALSERVICE, POOL, HEALTHMONITOR, NETWORKPROFILE, APPLICATIONPROFILE, HTTPPOLICYSET, DNSPOLICY, SECURITYPOLICY, IPADDRGROUP,

STRINGGROUP, SSLPROFILE, SSLKEYANDCERTIFICATE, NETWORKSECURITYPOLICY, APPLICATIONPERSISTENCEPROFILE, ANALYTICSPROFILE, VSDATASCRIPTSET, TENANT,

PKIPROFILE, AUTHPROFILE, CLOUD, SERVERAUTOSCALEPOLICY, AUTOSCALELAUNCHCONFIG, MICROSERVICEGROUP, IPAMPROFILE, HARDWARESECURITYMODULEGROUP,

POOLGROUP, PRIORITYLABELS, POOLGROUPDEPLOYMENTPOLICY, GSLBSERVICE, GSLBSERVICERUNTIME, SCHEDULER, GSLBGEODBPROFILE,

GSLBAPPLICATIONPERSISTENCEPROFILE, TRAFFICCLONEPROFILE, VSVIP, WAFPOLICY, WAFPROFILE, ERRORPAGEPROFILE, ERRORPAGEBODY, L4POLICYSET,

GSLBSERVICERUNTIMEBATCH, WAFPOLICYPSMGROUP, PINGACCESSAGENT, SERVICEENGINEPOLICY, NATPOLICY, SSOPOLICY, PROTOCOLPARSER, SERVICEENGINE,

DEBUGSERVICEENGINE, DEBUGCONTROLLER, DEBUGVIRTUALSERVICE, SERVICEENGINEGROUP, SEPROPERTIES, NETWORK, CONTROLLERNODE, CONTROLLERPROPERTIES,

SYSTEMCONFIGURATION, VRFCONTEXT, USER, ALERTCONFIG, ALERTSYSLOGCONFIG, ALERTEMAILCONFIG, ALERTTYPECONFIG, APPLICATION, ROLE, CLOUDPROPERTIES,

SNMPTRAPPROFILE, ACTIONGROUPPROFILE, MICROSERVICE, ALERTPARAMS, ACTIONGROUPCONFIG, CLOUDCONNECTORUSER, GSLB, GSLBDNSUPDATE, GSLBSITEOPS,

GLBMGRWARMSTART, IPAMDNSRECORD, GSLBDNSGSSTATUS, GSLBDNSGEOFILEOPS, GSLBDNSGEOUPDATE, GSLBDNSGEOCLUSTEROPS, GSLBDNSCLEANUP, GSLBSITEOPSRESYNC,

IPAMDNSPROVIDERPROFILE, TCPSTATRUNTIME, UDPSTATRUNTIME, IPSTATRUNTIME, ARPSTATRUNTIME, MBSTATRUNTIME, IPSTKQSTATSRUNTIME, MALLOCSTATRUNTIME,

SHMALLOCSTATRUNTIME, CPUUSAGERUNTIME, L7GLOBALSTATSRUNTIME, L7VIRTUALSERVICESTATSRUNTIME, SEAGENTVNICDBRUNTIME, SEAGENTGRAPHDBRUNTIME,

SEAGENTSTATERUNTIME, INTERFACERUNTIME, ARPTABLERUNTIME, DISPATCHERSTATRUNTIME, DISPATCHERSTATCLEARRUNTIME, DISPATCHERTABLEDUMPRUNTIME,

DISPATCHERREMOTETIMERLISTDUMPRUNTIME, METRICSAGENTMESSAGE, HEALTHMONITORSTATRUNTIME, METRICSENTITYRUNTIME, PERSISTENCEINTERNAL,

HTTPPOLICYSETINTERNAL, DNSPOLICYINTERNAL, CONNECTIONDUMPRUNTIME, SHAREDDBSTATS, SHAREDDBSTATSCLEAR, ICMPSTATRUNTIME, ROUTETABLERUNTIME,

VIRTUALMACHINE, POOLSERVER, SEVSLIST, MEMINFORUNTIME, RTERINGSTATRUNTIME, ALGOSTATRUNTIME, HEALTHMONITORRUNTIME, CPUSTATRUNTIME, SEVM, HOST,

PORTGROUP, CLUSTER, DATACENTER, VCENTER, HTTPPOLICYSETSTATS, DNSPOLICYSTATS, METRICSSESTATS, RATELIMITERSTATRUNTIME, NETWORKSECURITYPOLICYSTATS,

TCPCONNRUNTIME, POOLSTATS, CONNPOOLINTERNAL, CONNPOOLSTATS, VSHASHSHOWRUNTIME, SELOGSTATSRUNTIME, NETWORKSECURITYPOLICYDETAIL, LICENSERUNTIME,

SERVERRUNTIME, METRICSRUNTIMESUMMARY, METRICSRUNTIMEDETAIL, DISPATCHERSEHMPROBETEMPDISABLERUNTIME, POOLDEBUG, VSLOGMGRMAP, SERUMINSERTIONSTATS,

HTTPCACHE, HTTPCACHESTATS, SEDOSSTATRUNTIME, VSDOSSTATRUNTIME, SERVERUPDATEREQ, VSSCALEOUTLIST, SEMEMDISTRUNTIME, TCPCONNRUNTIMEDETAIL,

SEUPGRADESTATUS, SEUPGRADEPREVIEW, SEFAULTINJECTEXHAUSTM, SEFAULTINJECTEXHAUSTMCL, SEFAULTINJECTEXHAUSTMCLSMALL, SEFAULTINJECTEXHAUSTCONN,

SEHEADLESSONLINEREQ, SEUPGRADE, SEUPGRADESTATUSDETAIL, SERESERVEDVS, SERESERVEDVSCLEAR, VSCANDIDATESEHOSTLIST, SEGROUPUPGRADE, REBALANCE,

SEGROUPREBALANCE, SEAUTHSTATSRUNTIME, AUTOSCALESTATE, VIRTUALSERVICEAUTHSTATS, NETWORKSECURITYPOLICYDOS, KEYVALINTERNAL, KEYVALSUMMARYINTERNAL,

SERVERSTATEUPDATEINFO, CLTRACKINTERNAL, CLTRACKSUMMARYINTERNAL, MICROSERVICERUNTIME, SEMICROSERVICE, VIRTUALSERVICEANALYSIS, CLIENTINTERNAL,

CLIENTSUMMARYINTERNAL, MICROSERVICEGROUPRUNTIME, BGPRUNTIME, REQUESTQUEUERUNTIME, MIGRATEALL, MIGRATEALLSTATUSSUMMARY, MIGRATEALLSTATUSDETAIL,

INTERFACESUMMARYRUNTIME, INTERFACELACPRUNTIME, DNSTABLE, GSLBSERVICEDETAIL, GSLBSERVICEINTERNAL, GSLBSERVICEHMONSTAT, SETROLESREQUEST,

TRAFFICCLONERUNTIME, GEOLOCATIONINFO, SEVSHBSTATRUNTIME, GEODBINTERNAL, GSLBSITEINTERNAL, WAFSTATS, USERDEFINEDDATASCRIPTCOUNTERS, LLDPRUNTIME,

VSESSHARINGPOOL, NDTABLERUNTIME, IP6STATRUNTIME, ICMP6STATRUNTIME, SEVSSPLACEMENT, L4POLICYSETSTATS, L4POLICYSETINTERNAL, BGPDEBUGINFO, SHARD,

CPUSTATRUNTIMEDETAIL, SEASSERTSTATRUNTIME, SEFAULTINJECTINFRA, SEAGENTASSERTSTATRUNTIME, SEDATASTORESTATUS, DIFFQUEUESTATUS, IP6ROUTETABLERUNTIME,

SECURITYMGRSTATE, VIRTUALSERVICESESCALEOUTSTATUS, SHARDSERVERSTATUS, SEAGENTSHARDCLIENTRESOURCEMAP, SEAGENTCONSISTENTHASH, SEAGENTVNICDBHISTORY,

SEAGENTSHARDCLIENTAPPMAP, SEAGENTSHARDCLIENTEVENTHISTORY, SENATSTATRUNTIME, SENATFLOWRUNTIME, SERESOURCEPROTO, SECONSUMERPROTO,

SECREATEPENDINGPROTO, PLACEMENTSTATS, SEVIPPROTO, RMVRFPROTO, VCENTERMAP, VIMGRVCENTERRUNTIME, INTERESTEDVMS, INTERESTEDHOSTS,

VCENTERSUPPORTEDCOUNTERS, ENTITYCOUNTERS, TRANSACTIONSTATS, SEVMCREATEPROGRESS, PLACEMENTSTATUS, VISUBFOLDERS, VIDATASTORE, VIHOSTRESOURCES,

CLOUDCONNECTOR, VINETWORKSUBNETVMS, VIDATASTORECONTENTS, VIMGRVCENTERCLOUDRUNTIME, VIVCENTERPORTGROUPS, VIVCENTERDATACENTERS, VIMGRHOSTRUNTIME,

PLACEMENTGLOBALS, APICCONFIGURATION, CIFTABLE, APICTRANSACTION, VIRTUALSERVICESTATEDBCACHESUMMARY, POOLSTATEDBCACHESUMMARY,

SERVERSTATEDBCACHESUMMARY, APICAGENTINTERNAL, APICTRANSACTIONFLAP, APICGRAPHINSTANCES, APICEPGS, APICEPGEPS, APICDEVICEPKGVER, APICTENANTS,

APICVMMDOMAINS, NSXCONFIGURATION, NSXSGTABLE, NSXAGENTINTERNAL, NSXSGINFO, NSXSGIPS, NSXAGENTINTERNALCLI, MAXOBJECTS.

password

string

Password of Avi user in Avi controller. The default value is the environment variable AVI_PASSWORD.

Default: “”

recommendation

string

Recommendation of alertconfig.

rolling_window

string

Only if the number of events is reached or exceeded within the time window will an alert be generated.

Allowed values are 1-31536000.

Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as 300.

source

string / required

Signifies system events or the type of client logsused in this alert configuration.

Enum options - CONN_LOGS, APP_LOGS, EVENT_LOGS, METRICS.

state

string

The state that should be applied on the entity.

Choices:

  • absent

  • present ← (default)

summary

string

Summary of reason why alert is generated.

tenant

string

Name of tenant used for all Avi API calls and context of object.

Default: “admin”

tenant_ref

string

It is a reference to an object of type tenant.

tenant_uuid

string

UUID of tenant used for all Avi API calls and context of object.

Default: “”

threshold

string

An alert is created only when the number of events meets or exceeds this number within the chosen time frame.

Allowed values are 1-65536.

Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as 1.

throttle

string

Alerts are suppressed (throttled) for this duration of time since the last alert was raised for this alert config.

Allowed values are 0-31536000.

Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as 600.

url

string

Avi controller URL of the object.

username

string

Username used for accessing Avi controller. The default value is the environment variable AVI_USERNAME.

Default: “”

uuid

string

Unique object identifier of the object.

Notes

Note

Examples

- name: Example to create AlertConfig object
  community.network.avi_alertconfig:
    controller: 10.10.25.42
    username: admin
    password: something
    state: present
    name: sample_alertconfig

Return Values

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

Key

Description

obj

dictionary

AlertConfig (api/alertconfig) object

Returned: success, changed

Authors

  • Gaurav Rastogi (@grastogi23)