community.network.ce_mlag_interface module – Manages MLAG interfaces 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_interface.

Synopsis

  • Manages MLAG interface attributes 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 local M-LAG interface. The value is ranging from 0 to 511.

interface

string

Name of the interface that enters the Error-Down state when the peer-link fails. The value is a string of 1 to 63 characters.

mlag_error_down

string

Configure the interface on the slave device to enter the Error-Down state.

Choices:

  • enable

  • disable

mlag_id

string

ID of the M-LAG. The value is an integer that ranges from 1 to 2048.

mlag_priority_id

string

M-LAG global LACP system priority. The value is an integer ranging from 0 to 65535. The default value is 32768.

mlag_system_id

string

M-LAG global LACP system MAC address. The value is a string of 0 to 255 characters. The default value is the MAC address of the Ethernet port of MPU.

state

string

Specify desired state of the resource.

Choices:

  • present ← (default)

  • absent

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 interface 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: Set interface mlag error down
    community.network.ce_mlag_interface:
      interface: 10GE2/0/1
      mlag_error_down: enable
      provider: "{{ cli }}"
  - name: Create mlag
    community.network.ce_mlag_interface:
      eth_trunk_id: 1
      dfs_group_id: 1
      mlag_id: 4
      provider: "{{ cli }}"
  - name: Set mlag global attribute
    community.network.ce_mlag_interface:
      mlag_system_id: 0020-1409-0407
      mlag_priority_id: 5
      provider: "{{ cli }}"
  - name: Set mlag interface attribute
    community.network.ce_mlag_interface:
      eth_trunk_id: 1
      mlag_system_id: 0020-1409-0400
      mlag_priority_id: 3
      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: {}

existing

dictionary

k/v pairs of existing aaa server

Returned: always

Sample: {“mlagErrorDownInfos”: [{“dfsgroupId”: “1”, “portName”: “Eth-Trunk1”}]}

proposed

dictionary

k/v pairs of parameters passed into module

Returned: always

Sample: {“interface”: “eth-trunk1”, “mlag_error_down”: “disable”, “state”: “present”}

updates

list / elements=string

command sent to the device

Returned: always

Sample: {“interface eth-trunk1”: null, “undo m-lag unpaired-port suspend”: null}

Authors

  • Li Yanfeng (@QijunPan)