community.network.pn_vrouter_bgp module – CLI command to add/modify/remove vrouter-bgp

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_vrouter_bgp.

Synopsis

  • This module can be used to add Border Gateway Protocol neighbor to a vRouter modify Border Gateway Protocol neighbor to a vRouter and remove Border Gateway Protocol neighbor from a vRouter.

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

pn_advertisement_interval

string

Minimum interval between sending BGP routing updates.

pn_allowas_in

boolean

Allow/reject routes with local AS in AS_PATH.

Choices:

  • no

  • yes

pn_bfd

boolean

BFD protocol support for fault detection.

Choices:

  • no ← (default)

  • yes

pn_bfd_multihop

boolean

always use BFD multi-hop port for fault detection.

Choices:

  • no

  • yes

pn_cliswitch

string

Target switch to run the CLI on.

pn_connect_retry_interval

string

BGP Connect retry interval (seconds).

pn_default_originate

boolean

announce default routes to the neighbor or not.

Choices:

  • no

  • yes

pn_ebgp_multihop

string

value for external BGP from 1 to 255.

pn_interface

string

Interface to reach the neighbor.

pn_max_prefix

string

maximum number of prefixes.

pn_max_prefix_warn_only

boolean

warn if the maximum number of prefixes is exceeded.

Choices:

  • no

  • yes

pn_multi_protocol

string

Multi-protocol features.

Choices:

  • ipv4-unicast

  • ipv6-unicast

pn_neighbor

string / required

IP address for BGP neighbor.

pn_neighbor_holdtime

string

BGP Holdtime (seconds).

pn_neighbor_keepalive_interval

string

BGP Keepalive interval (seconds).

pn_next_hop_self

boolean

BGP next hop is self or not.

Choices:

  • no

  • yes

pn_no_route_map_in

string

Remove ingress route-map from BGP neighbor.

pn_no_route_map_out

string

Remove egress route-map from BGP neighbor.

pn_override_capability

boolean

override capability.

Choices:

  • no

  • yes

pn_password

string

password for MD5 BGP.

pn_prefix_list_in

string

prefixes used for filtering.

pn_prefix_list_out

string

prefixes used for filtering outgoing packets.

pn_remote_as

string

BGP remote AS from 1 to 4294967295.

pn_route_map_in

string

route map in for nbr.

pn_route_map_out

string

route map out for nbr.

pn_route_reflector_client

boolean

set as route reflector client.

Choices:

  • no

  • yes

pn_send_community

boolean

send any community attribute to neighbor.

Choices:

  • no

  • yes

pn_soft_reconfig_inbound

boolean

soft reset to reconfigure inbound traffic.

Choices:

  • no

  • yes

pn_update_source

string

IP address of BGP packets required for peering over loopback interface.

pn_vrouter_name

string / required

name of service config.

pn_weight

string

default weight value between 0 and 65535 for the neighbor’s routes.

state

string

vrouter-bgp configuration command.

Choices:

  • present ← (default)

  • absent

  • update

Examples

- name: "Add BGP to vRouter"
  community.network.pn_vrouter_bgp:
    state: 'present'
    pn_vrouter_name: 'sw01-vrouter'
    pn_neighbor: '105.104.104.1'
    pn_remote_as: 65000
    pn_bfd: true

- name: "Remove BGP to vRouter"
  community.network.pn_vrouter_bgp:
    state: 'absent'
    pn_vrouter_name: 'sw01-vrouter'
    pn_neighbor: '105.104.104.1'

- name: "Modify BGP to vRouter"
  community.network.pn_vrouter_bgp:
    state: 'update'
    pn_vrouter_name: 'sw01-vrouter'
    pn_neighbor: '105.104.104.1'
    pn_remote_as: 65000
    pn_bfd: false
    pn_allowas_in: true

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 vrouter-bgp command.

Returned: on error

stdout

list / elements=string

set of responses from the vrouter-bgp command.

Returned: always

Authors

  • Pluribus Networks (@rajaspachipulusu17)