community.network.pn_access_list module – CLI command to create/delete access-list

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.pn_access_list.

Synopsis

  • This module can be used to create and delete an access list.

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

pn_cliswitch

string

Target switch to run the CLI on.

pn_name

string

Access List Name.

pn_scope

string

scope. Available valid values - local or fabric.

Choices:

  • local

  • fabric

state

string / required

State the action to perform. Use ‘present’ to create access-list and ‘absent’ to delete access-list.

Choices:

  • present

  • absent

Examples

- name: Access list functionality
  community.network.pn_access_list:
    pn_cliswitch: "sw01"
    pn_name: "foo"
    pn_scope: "local"
    state: "present"

- name: Access list functionality
  community.network.pn_access_list:
    pn_cliswitch: "sw01"
    pn_name: "foo"
    pn_scope: "local"
    state: "absent"

- name: Access list functionality
  community.network.pn_access_list:
    pn_cliswitch: "sw01"
    pn_name: "foo"
    pn_scope: "fabric"
    state: "present"

Return Values

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

Key

Description

changed

boolean

indicates whether the CLI caused changes on the target.

Returned: always

command

string

the CLI command run on the target node.

Returned: always

stderr

list / elements=string

set of error responses from the access-list command.

Returned: on error

stdout

list / elements=string

set of responses from the access-list command.

Returned: always

Authors

  • Pluribus Networks (@amitsi)