community.network.ce_mlag_config module – Manages MLAG configuration 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_mlag_config.

Synopsis

  • Manages MLAG configuration on HUAWEI CloudEngine switches.

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

dfs_group_id

string

ID of a DFS group. The value is 1.

Default: “present”

eth_trunk_id

string

Name of the peer-link interface. The value is in the range from 0 to 511.

ip_address

string

IP address bound to the DFS group. The value is in dotted decimal notation.

nickname

string

The nickname bound to a DFS group. The value is an integer that ranges from 1 to 65471.

string

Number of the peer-link interface. The value is 1.

priority_id

string

Priority of a DFS group. The value is an integer that ranges from 1 to 254. The default value is 100.

pseudo_nickname

string

A pseudo nickname of a DFS group. The value is an integer that ranges from 1 to 65471.

pseudo_priority

string

The priority of a pseudo nickname. The value is an integer that ranges from 128 to 255. The default value is 192. A larger value indicates a higher priority.

state

string

Specify desired state of the resource.

Choices:

  • present ← (default)

  • absent

vpn_instance_name

string

Name of the VPN instance bound to the DFS group. The value is a string of 1 to 31 case-sensitive characters without spaces. If the character string is quoted by double quotation marks, the character string can contain spaces. The value _public_ is reserved and cannot be used as the VPN instance name.

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: Mlag config 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: Create DFS Group id
    community.network.ce_mlag_config:
      dfs_group_id: 1
      provider: "{{ cli }}"
  - name: Set dfs-group priority
    community.network.ce_mlag_config:
      dfs_group_id: 1
      priority_id: 3
      state: present
      provider: "{{ cli }}"
  - name: Set pseudo nickname
    community.network.ce_mlag_config:
      dfs_group_id: 1
      pseudo_nickname: 3
      pseudo_priority: 130
      state: present
      provider: "{{ cli }}"
  - name: Set ip
    community.network.ce_mlag_config:
      dfs_group_id: 1
      ip_address: 11.1.1.2
      vpn_instance_name: 6
      provider: "{{ cli }}"
  - name: Set peer link
    community.network.ce_mlag_config:
      eth_trunk_id: 3
      peer_link_id: 2
      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: {“eth_trunk_id”: “Eth-Trunk3”, “peer_link_id”: “1”}

existing

dictionary

k/v pairs of existing aaa server

Returned: always

Sample: {}

proposed

dictionary

k/v pairs of parameters passed into module

Returned: always

Sample: {“eth_trunk_id”: “3”, “peer_link_id”: “1”, “state”: “present”}

updates

list / elements=string

command sent to the device

Returned: always

Sample: {“peer-link 1”: null}

Authors

  • Li Yanfeng (@QijunPan)