community.network.ce_vxlan_tunnel module – Manages VXLAN tunnel configuration on HUAWEI CloudEngine devices.

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_vxlan_tunnel.

Synopsis

  • This module offers the ability to set the VNI and mapped to the BD, and configure an ingress replication list on HUAWEI CloudEngine devices.

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

bridge_domain_id

string

Specifies a bridge domain ID. The value is an integer ranging from 1 to 16777215.

nve_mode

string

Specifies the working mode of an NVE interface.

Choices:

  • mode-l2

  • mode-l3

nve_name

string

Specifies the number of an NVE interface. The value ranges from 1 to 2.

peer_list_ip

string

Specifies the IP address of a remote VXLAN tunnel endpoints (VTEP). The value is in dotted decimal notation.

protocol_type

string

The operation type of routing protocol.

Choices:

  • bgp

  • null

source_ip

string

Specifies an IP address for a source VTEP. The value is in dotted decimal notation.

state

string

Manage the state of the resource.

Choices:

  • present ← (default)

  • absent

vni_id

string

Specifies a VXLAN network identifier (VNI) ID. The value is an integer ranging from 1 to 16000000.

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: Vxlan tunnel module test
  hosts: ce128
  connection: local
  gather_facts: no
  vars:
    cli:
      host: "{{ inventory_hostname }}"
      port: "{{ ansible_ssh_port }}"
      username: "{{ username }}"
      password: "{{ password }}"
      transport: cli

  tasks:

  - name: Make sure nve_name is exist, ensure vni_id and protocol_type is configured on Nve1 interface.
    community.network.ce_vxlan_tunnel:
      nve_name: Nve1
      vni_id: 100
      protocol_type: bgp
      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 configuration after module execution

Returned: always

Sample: {“nve_interface_name\””: “Nve1”, “nve_mode\””: “mode-l3”, “source_ip”: “0.0.0.0”}

existing

dictionary

k/v pairs of existing rollback

Returned: always

Sample: {“nve_interface_name\””: “Nve1”, “nve_mode\””: “mode-l3”, “source_ip”: “0.0.0.0”}

proposed

dictionary

k/v pairs of parameters passed into module

Returned: always

Sample: {“nve_interface_name\””: “Nve1”, “nve_mode\””: “mode-l2”, “source_ip”: “0.0.0.0”}

updates

list / elements=string

command sent to the device

Returned: always

Sample: [“interface Nve1”, “mode l3”]

Authors

  • Li Yanfeng (@QijunPan)