community.network.ce_info_center_global module – Manages outputting logs on HUAWEI CloudEngine switches.

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.ce_info_center_global.

Synopsis

  • This module offers the ability to be output to the log buffer, log file, console, terminal, or log host on HUAWEI CloudEngine switches.

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

channel_cfg_name

string

Channel name.The value is a string of 1 to 30 case-sensitive characters. The default value is console.

Default: “console”

channel_id

string

Number for channel. The value is an integer ranging from 0 to 9. The default value is 0.

channel_name

string

Channel name. The value is a string of 1 to 30 case-sensitive characters.

channel_out_direct

string

Direction of information output.

Choices:

  • console

  • monitor

  • trapbuffer

  • logbuffer

  • snmp

  • logfile

facility

string

Log record tool.

Choices:

  • local0

  • local1

  • local2

  • local3

  • local4

  • local5

  • local6

  • local7

filter_feature_name

string

Feature name of the filtered log. The value is a string of 1 to 31 case-insensitive characters.

filter_log_name

string

Name of the filtered log. The value is a string of 1 to 63 case-sensitive characters.

info_center_enable

string

Whether the info-center function is enabled. The value is of the Boolean type.

Choices:

  • true

  • false

ip_type

string

Log server address type, IPv4 or IPv6.

Choices:

  • ipv4

  • ipv6

is_default_vpn

boolean

Use the default VPN or not.

Choices:

  • no ← (default)

  • yes

level

string

Level of logs saved on a log server.

Choices:

  • emergencies

  • alert

  • critical

  • error

  • warning

  • notification

  • informational

  • debugging

logfile_max_num

string

Maximum number of log files of the same type. The default value is 200.

The value range for log files is[3, 500], for security files is [1, 3],and for operation files is [1, 7].

logfile_max_size

string

Maximum size (in MB) of a log file. The default value is 32.

The value range for log files is [4, 8, 16, 32], for security files is [1, 4],

and for operation files is [1, 4].

Choices:

  • 4

  • 8

  • 16

  • 32

Default: 32

packet_priority

string

Set the priority of the syslog packet.The value is an integer ranging from 0 to 7. The default value is 0.

server_domain

string

Server name. The value is a string of 1 to 255 case-sensitive characters.

server_ip

string

Log server address, IPv4 or IPv6 type. The value is a string of 0 to 255 characters. The value can be an valid IPv4 or IPv6 address.

server_port

string

Number of a port sending logs.The value is an integer ranging from 1 to 65535. For UDP, the default value is 514. For TCP, the default value is 601. For TSL, the default value is 6514.

source_ip

string

Log source ip address, IPv4 or IPv6 type. The value is a string of 0 to 255. The value can be an valid IPv4 or IPv6 address.

ssl_policy_name

string

SSL policy name. The value is a string of 1 to 23 case-sensitive characters.

state

string

Specify desired state of the resource.

Choices:

  • present ← (default)

  • absent

suppress_enable

string

Whether a device is enabled to suppress duplicate statistics. The value is of the Boolean type.

Choices:

  • false

  • true

timestamp

string

Log server timestamp. The value is of the enumerated type and case-sensitive.

Choices:

  • UTC

  • localtime

transport_mode

string

Transport mode. The value is of the enumerated type and case-sensitive.

Choices:

  • tcp

  • udp

vrf_name

string

VPN name on a log server. The value is a string of 1 to 31 case-sensitive characters. The default value is _public_.

Notes

Note

  • This module requires the netconf system service be enabled on the remote device being managed.

  • Recommended connection is netconf.

  • This module also works with local connections for legacy playbooks.

Examples

- name: Info center global module test
  hosts: cloudengine
  connection: local
  gather_facts: no
  vars:
    cli:
      host: "{{ inventory_hostname }}"
      port: "{{ ansible_ssh_port }}"
      username: "{{ username }}"
      password: "{{ password }}"
      transport: cli

  tasks:

  - name: Config info-center enable
    community.network.ce_info_center_global:
      info_center_enable: true
      state: present
      provider: "{{ cli }}"

  - name: Config statistic-suppress enable
    community.network.ce_info_center_global:
      suppress_enable: true
      state: present
      provider: "{{ cli }}"

  - name: Config info-center syslog packet-priority 1
    community.network.ce_info_center_global:
      packet_priority: 2
      state: present
      provider: "{{ cli }}"

  - name: Config info-center channel 1 name aaa
    community.network.ce_info_center_global:
      channel_id: 1
      channel_cfg_name: aaa
      state: present
      provider: "{{ cli }}"

  - name: Config info-center logfile size 10
    community.network.ce_info_center_global:
      logfile_max_num: 10
      state: present
      provider: "{{ cli }}"

  - name: Config info-center console channel 1
    community.network.ce_info_center_global:
      channel_out_direct: console
      channel_id: 1
      state: present
      provider: "{{ cli }}"

  - name: Config info-center filter-id bymodule-alias snmp snmp_ipunlock
    community.network.ce_info_center_global:
      filter_feature_name: SNMP
      filter_log_name: SNMP_IPLOCK
      state: present
      provider: "{{ cli }}"


  - name: Config info-center max-logfile-number 16
    community.network.ce_info_center_global:
      logfile_max_size: 16
      state: present
      provider: "{{ cli }}"

  - name: Config syslog loghost domain.
    community.network.ce_info_center_global:
      server_domain: aaa
      vrf_name: aaa
      channel_id: 1
      transport_mode: tcp
      facility: local4
      server_port: 100
      level: alert
      timestamp: UTC
      state: present
      provider: "{{ cli }}"

Return Values

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

Key

Description

changed

boolean

check to see if a change was made on the device

Returned: always

Sample: true

end_state

dictionary

k/v pairs of aaa params after module execution

Returned: always

Sample: {“server_domain_info”: [{“chnlId”: “1”, “chnlName”: “monitor”, “facility”: “local4”, “isBriefFmt”: “false”, “isDefaultVpn”: “true”, “level”: “alert”, “serverDomain”: “aaa”, “serverPort”: “100”, “sourceIP”: “0.0.0.0”, “sslPolicyName”: null, “timestamp”: “localtime”, “transportMode”: “tcp”, “vrfName”: “_public_”}, {“chnlId”: “1”, “chnlName”: “monitor”, “facility”: “local4”, “isBriefFmt”: “false”, “isDefaultVpn”: “false”, “level”: “alert”, “serverDomain”: “aaa”, “serverPort”: “100”, “sourceIP”: “0.0.0.0”, “sslPolicyName”: “gmc”, “timestamp”: “UTC”, “transportMode”: “tcp”, “vrfName”: “aaa”}]}

existing

dictionary

k/v pairs of existing rollback

Returned: always

Sample: {“server_domain_info”: [{“chnlId”: “1”, “chnlName”: “monitor”, “facility”: “local4”, “isBriefFmt”: “false”, “isDefaultVpn”: “false”, “level”: “alert”, “serverDomain”: “aaa”, “serverPort”: “100”, “sourceIP”: “0.0.0.0”, “sslPolicyName”: “gmc”, “timestamp”: “UTC”, “transportMode”: “tcp”, “vrfName”: “aaa”}]}

proposed

dictionary

k/v pairs of parameters passed into module

Returned: always

Sample: {“channel_id”: “1”, “facility”: “local4”, “is_default_vpn”: true, “level”: “alert”, “server_domain”: “aaa”, “server_port”: “100”, “state”: “present”, “timestamp”: “localtime”, “transport_mode”: “tcp”}

updates

list / elements=string

command sent to the device

Returned: always

Sample: [“info-center loghost domain aaa level alert port 100 facility local4 channel 1 localtime transport tcp”]

Authors

  • Li Yanfeng (@QijunPan)