community.network.exos_vlans module – Manage VLANs on Extreme Networks EXOS 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.exos_vlans.

New in version 0.2.0: of community.network

Synopsis

  • This module provides declarative management of VLANs on Extreme Networks EXOS network devices.

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

config

list / elements=dictionary

A dictionary of VLANs options

name

string

Ascii name of the VLAN.

state

string

Operational state of the VLAN

Choices:

  • active ← (default)

  • suspend

vlan_id

integer / required

ID of the VLAN. Range 1-4094

state

string

The state the configuration should be left in

Choices:

  • merged ← (default)

  • replaced

  • overridden

  • deleted

Notes

Note

Examples

# Using deleted

# Before state:
# -------------
#
# path: /rest/restconf/data/openconfig-vlan:vlans/
# method: GET
# data:
# {
#   "openconfig-vlan:vlans": {
#     "vlan": [
#       {
#         "config": {
#           "name": "Default",
#           "status": "ACTIVE",
#           "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#           "vlan-id": 1
#         },
#       },
#       {
#         "config": {
#           "name": "vlan_10",
#           "status": "ACTIVE",
#           "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#           "vlan-id": 10
#         },
#       },
#       {
#         "config": {
#           "name": "vlan_20",
#           "status": "ACTIVE",
#           "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#           "vlan-id": 20
#         },
#       },
#       {
#         "config": {
#           "name": "vlan_30",
#           "status": "ACTIVE",
#           "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#           "vlan-id": 30
#         },
#       }
#     ]
#   }
# }

- name: Delete attributes of given VLANs
  community.network.exos_vlans:
    config:
      - vlan_id: 10
      - vlan_id: 20
      - vlan_id: 30
    state: deleted

# Module Execution Results:
# -------------------------
#
# "after": [
#     {
#         "name": "Default",
#         "state": "active",
#         "vlan_id": 1
#     }
# ],
#
# "before": [
#     {
#         "name": "Default",
#         "state": "active",
#         "vlan_id": 1
#     },
#     {
#         "name": "vlan_10",
#         "state": "active",
#         "vlan_id": 10
#     },
#     {
#         "name": "vlan_20",
#         "state": "active",
#         "vlan_id": 20
#     }
#     {
#         "name": "vlan_30",
#         "state": "active",
#         "vlan_id": 30
#     }
# ],
#
# "requests": [
#     {
#        "data": null,
#        "method": "DELETE",
#        "path": "/rest/restconf/data/openconfig-vlan:vlans/vlan=10"
#     },
#     {
#    "data": null,
#        "method": "DELETE",
#        "path": "/rest/restconf/data/openconfig-vlan:vlans/vlan=20"
#     },
#     {
#    "data": null,
#        "method": "DELETE",
#        "path": "/rest/restconf/data/openconfig-vlan:vlans/vlan=30"
#     }
# ]
#
#
#  After state:
# -------------
#
# path: /rest/restconf/data/openconfig-vlan:vlans/
# method: GET
# data:
# {
#   "openconfig-vlan:vlans": {
#     "vlan": [
#       {
#         "config": {
#           "name": "Default",
#           "status": "ACTIVE",
#           "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#           "vlan-id": 1
#         },
#       }
#     ]
#   }
# }


# Using merged

# Before state:
# -------------
# path: /rest/restconf/data/openconfig-vlan:vlans/
# method: GET
# data:
# {
#   "openconfig-vlan:vlans": {
#     "vlan": [
#       {
#         "config": {
#           "name": "Default",
#           "status": "ACTIVE",
#           "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#           "vlan-id": 1
#         },
#       }
#     ]
#   }
# }

- name: Merge provided configuration with device configuration
  community.network.exos_vlans:
    config:
      - name: vlan_10
        vlan_id: 10
        state: active
      - name: vlan_20
        vlan_id: 20
        state: active
      - name: vlan_30
        vlan_id: 30
        state: active
    state: merged

# Module Execution Results:
# -------------------------
#
# "after": [
#     {
#         "name": "Default",
#         "state": "active",
#         "vlan_id": 1
#     },
#     {
#         "name": "vlan_10",
#         "state": "active",
#         "vlan_id": 10
#     },
#     {
#         "name": "vlan_20",
#         "state": "active",
#         "vlan_id": 20
#     },
#     {
#         "name": "vlan_30",
#         "state": "active",
#         "vlan_id": 30
#     }
# ],
#
# "before": [
#     {
#         "name": "Default",
#         "state": "active",
#         "vlan_id": 1
#     }
# ],
#
# "requests": [
#     {
#        "data": {
#          "openconfig-vlan:vlan": [
#            {
#              "config": {
#                "name": "vlan_10",
#                "status": "ACTIVE",
#                "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#                "vlan-id": 10
#             }
#            }
#          ]
#        },
#        "method": "POST",
#        "path": "/rest/restconf/data/openconfig-vlan:vlans/"
#      },
#      {
#        "data": {
#          "openconfig-vlan:vlan": [
#            {
#              "config": {
#                "name": "vlan_20",
#                "status": "ACTIVE",
#                "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#                "vlan-id": 20
#              }
#            }
#          ]
#        },
#        "method": "POST",
#        "path": "/rest/restconf/data/openconfig-vlan:vlans/"
#      },
#        "data": {
#          "openconfig-vlan:vlan": [
#            {
#              "config": {
#                "name": "vlan_30",
#                "status": "ACTIVE",
#                "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#                "vlan-id": 30
#              }
#            }
#          ]
#        },
#        "method": "POST",
#        "path": "/rest/restconf/data/openconfig-vlan:vlans/"
#      }
#    ]
#
#
# After state:
# -------------
#
# path: /rest/restconf/data/openconfig-vlan:vlans/
# method: GET
# data:
# {
#   "openconfig-vlan:vlans": {
#     "vlan": [
#       {
#         "config": {
#           "name": "Default",
#           "status": "ACTIVE",
#           "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#           "vlan-id": 1
#         },
#       },
#       {
#         "config": {
#           "name": "vlan_10",
#           "status": "ACTIVE",
#           "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#           "vlan-id": 10
#         },
#       },
#       {
#         "config": {
#           "name": "vlan_20",
#           "status": "ACTIVE",
#           "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#           "vlan-id": 20
#         },
#       },
#       {
#         "config": {
#           "name": "vlan_30",
#           "status": "ACTIVE",
#           "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#           "vlan-id": 30
#         },
#       }
#     ]
#   }
# }


# Using overridden

# Before state:
# -------------
#
# path: /rest/restconf/data/openconfig-vlan:vlans/
# method: GET
# data:
# {
#   "openconfig-vlan:vlans": {
#     "vlan": [
#       {
#         "config": {
#           "name": "Default",
#           "status": "ACTIVE",
#           "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#           "vlan-id": 1
#         },
#       },
#       {
#         "config": {
#           "name": "vlan_10",
#           "status": "ACTIVE",
#           "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#           "vlan-id": 10
#         },
#       },
#       {
#         "config": {
#           "name": "vlan_20",
#           "status": "ACTIVE",
#           "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#           "vlan-id": 20
#         },
#       },
#       {
#         "config": {
#           "name": "vlan_30",
#           "status": "ACTIVE",
#           "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#           "vlan-id": 30
#         },
#       }
#     ]
#   }
# }

- name: Override device configuration of all VLANs with provided configuration
  community.network.exos_vlans:
    config:
      - name: TEST_VLAN10
        vlan_id: 10
    state: overridden

# Module Execution Results:
# -------------------------
#
# "after": [
#     {
#         "name": "Default",
#         "state": "active",
#         "vlan_id": 1
#     },
#     {
#         "name": "TEST_VLAN10",
#         "state": "active",
#         "vlan_id": 10
#     },
# ],
#
# "before": [
#     {
#         "name": "Default",
#         "state": "active",
#         "vlan_id": 1
#     },
#     {
#         "name": "vlan_10",
#         "state": "active",
#         "vlan_id": 10
#     },
#     {
#         "name": "vlan_20",
#         "state": "active",
#         "vlan_id": 20
#     },
#     {
#         "name": "vlan_30",
#         "state": "active",
#         "vlan_id": 30
#     }
# ],
#
# "requests": [
#     {
#        "data": {
#          "openconfig-vlan:vlan": {
#        "vlan": [
#              {
#                "config": {
#                  "name": "TEST_VLAN10",
#                  "status": "ACTIVE",
#                  "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#                  "vlan-id": 10
#                }
#              }
#            ]
#          }
#        }
#     },
#        "method": "PATCH",
#        "path": "/rest/restconf/data/openconfig-vlan:vlans/"
#     },
#     {
#    "data": null,
#        "method": "DELETE",
#        "path": "/rest/restconf/data/openconfig-vlan:vlans/vlan=20"
#     },
#     {
#    "data": null,
#        "method": "DELETE",
#        "path": "/rest/restconf/data/openconfig-vlan:vlans/vlan=30"
#     }
#  ]
#
#
# After state:
# -------------
#
# path: /rest/restconf/data/openconfig-vlan:vlans/
# method: GET
# data:
# {
#   "openconfig-vlan:vlans": {
#     "vlan": [
#       {
#         "config": {
#           "name": "Default",
#           "status": "ACTIVE",
#           "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#           "vlan-id": 1
#         },
#       },
#       {
#         "config": {
#           "name": "TEST_VLAN10",
#           "status": "ACTIVE",
#           "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#           "vlan-id": 10
#         },
#       }
#     ]
#   }
# }


# Using replaced

# Before state:
# -------------
#
# path: /rest/restconf/data/openconfig-vlan:vlans/
# method: GET
# data:
# {
#   "openconfig-vlan:vlans": {
#     "vlan": [
#       {
#         "config": {
#           "name": "Default",
#           "status": "ACTIVE",
#           "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#           "vlan-id": 1
#         },
#       },
#       {
#         "config": {
#           "name": "vlan_10",
#           "status": "ACTIVE",
#           "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#           "vlan-id": 10
#         },
#       },
#       {
#         "config": {
#           "name": "vlan_20",
#           "status": "ACTIVE",
#           "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#           "vlan-id": 20
#         },
#       },
#       {
#         "config": {
#           "name": "vlan_30",
#           "status": "ACTIVE",
#           "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#           "vlan-id": 30
#         },
#       }
#     ]
#   }
# }

- name: Replaces device configuration of listed VLANs with provided configuration
  community.network.exos_vlans:
    config:
      - name: Test_VLAN20
        vlan_id: 20
      - name: Test_VLAN30
        vlan_id: 30
    state: replaced

# Module Execution Results:
# -------------------------
#
# "after": [
#     {
#         "name": "Default",
#         "state": "active",
#         "vlan_id": 1
#     },
#     {
#         "name": "vlan_10",
#         "state": "active",
#         "vlan_id": 10
#     },
#     {
#         "name": "TEST_VLAN20",
#         "state": "active",
#         "vlan_id": 20
#     },
#     {
#         "name": "TEST_VLAN30",
#         "state": "active",
#         "vlan_id": 30
#     }
# ],
#
# "before": [
#     {
#         "name": "Default",
#         "state": "active",
#         "vlan_id": 1
#     },
#     {
#         "name": "vlan_10",
#         "state": "active",
#         "vlan_id": 10
#     },
#     {
#         "name": "vlan_20",
#         "state": "active",
#         "vlan_id": 20
#     },
#     {
#         "name": "vlan_30",
#         "state": "active",
#         "vlan_id": 30
#     }
# ],
#
# "requests": [
#    {
#       "data": {
#          "openconfig-vlan:vlan": {
#             "vlan": [
#                 {
#                   "config": {
#                      "name": "TEST_VLAN20",
#                      "status": "ACTIVE",
#                      "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#                      "vlan-id": 20
#                   }
#                   "config": {
#                      "name": "TEST_VLAN30",
#                      "status": "ACTIVE",
#                      "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#                      "vlan-id": 30
#                   }
#                }
#             ]
#          },
#       "method": "PATCH",
#       "path": "/rest/restconf/data/openconfig-vlan:vlans/"
#    }
# ]
#
# After state:
# -------------
#
# path: /rest/restconf/data/openconfig-vlan:vlans/
# method: GET
# data:
# {
#   "openconfig-vlan:vlans": {
#     "vlan": [
#       {
#         "config": {
#           "name": "Default",
#           "status": "ACTIVE",
#           "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#           "vlan-id": 1
#         },
#       },
#       {
#         "config": {
#           "name": "vlan_10",
#           "status": "ACTIVE",
#           "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#           "vlan-id": 10
#         },
#       },
#       {
#         "config": {
#           "name": "TEST_VLAN20",
#           "status": "ACTIVE",
#           "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#           "vlan-id": 20
#         },
#       },
#       {
#         "config": {
#           "name": "TEST_VLAN30",
#           "status": "ACTIVE",
#           "tpid": "oc-vlan-types:TPID_0x8100",
#           "vlan-id": 30
#         },
#       }
#     ]
#   }
# }

Return Values

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

Key

Description

after

list / elements=string

The resulting configuration model invocation.

Returned: when changed

Sample: “The configuration returned will always be in the same format\n of the parameters above.\n”

before

list / elements=string

The configuration prior to the model invocation.

Returned: always

Sample: “The configuration returned will always be in the same format\n of the parameters above.\n”

requests

list / elements=string

The set of requests pushed to the remote device.

Returned: always

Sample: [{“data”: “…”, “method”: “…”, “path”: “…”}, {“data”: “…”, “method”: “…”, “path”: “…”}, {“data”: “…”, “method”: “…”, “path”: “…”}]

Authors

  • Jayalakshmi Viswanathan (@jayalakshmiV)