netapp.elementsw.na_elementsw_info – NetApp Element Software Info

Note

This plugin is part of the netapp.elementsw collection (version 21.7.0).

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 netapp.elementsw.

To use it in a playbook, specify: netapp.elementsw.na_elementsw_info.

New in version 20.10.0: of netapp.elementsw

Synopsis

  • Collect cluster and node information.

  • Use a MVIP as hostname for cluster and node scope.

  • Use a MIP as hostname for node scope.

  • When using MIPs, cluster APIs are expected to fail with ‘xUnknownAPIMethod method=ListAccounts’

Requirements

The below requirements are needed on the host that executes this module.

  • The modules were developed with SolidFire 10.1

  • solidfire-sdk-python (1.1.0.92) or greater. Install using ‘pip install solidfire-sdk-python’

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
fail_on_error
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
by default, errors are not fatal when collecting a subset. The subset will show on error in the info output.
if set to True, the module fails on the first error.
fail_on_key_not_found
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
force an error when filter is used and a key is not present in records.
fail_on_record_not_found
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
force an error when filter is used and no record is matched.
filter
dictionary
When a list of records is returned, this can be used to limit the records to be returned.
If more than one key is used, all keys must match.
gather_subsets
list / elements=string
Default:
["all"]
list of subsets to gather from target cluster or node
supported values
node_config, cluster_accounts, cluster_nodes, cluster_drives.
additional values
all - for all subsets,
all_clusters - all subsets at cluster scope,
all_nodes - all subsets at node scope

aliases: gather_subset
hostname
string / required
The hostname or IP address of the SolidFire cluster.
For na_elementsw_cluster, the Management IP (MIP) or hostname of the node to initiate the cluster creation from.
password
string / required
Password for the specified user.

aliases: pass
username
string / required
Please ensure that the user has the adequate permissions. For more information, please read the official documentation https://mysupport.netapp.com/documentation/docweb/index.html?productID=62636&language=en-US.

aliases: user

Notes

Note

  • The modules prefixed with na\_elementsw are built to support the SolidFire storage platform.

Examples

- name: get all available subsets
  na_elementsw_info:
    hostname: "{{ elementsw_mvip }}"
    username: "{{ elementsw_username }}"
    password: "{{ elementsw_password }}"
    gather_subsets: all
  register: result

- name: collect data for elementsw accounts using a filter
  na_elementsw_info:
    hostname: "{{ elementsw_mvip }}"
    username: "{{ elementsw_username }}"
    password: "{{ elementsw_password }}"
    gather_subsets: 'cluster_accounts'
    filter:
      username: "{{ username_to_find }}"
  register: result

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
debug
list / elements=string
success
a list of detailed error messages if some subsets cannot be collected

info
dictionary
success
a dictionary of collected subsets
each subset if in JSON format



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