netapp.elementsw.na_elementsw_volume_clone – NetApp Element Software Create Volume Clone

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_volume_clone.

New in version 2.7.0: of netapp.elementsw

Synopsis

  • Create volume clones on Element OS

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
access
string
    Choices:
  • readOnly
  • readWrite
  • locked
  • replicationTarget
Access allowed for the volume.
If unspecified, the access settings of the clone will be the same as the source.
readOnly - Only read operations are allowed.
readWrite - Reads and writes are allowed.
locked - No reads or writes are allowed.
replicationTarget - Identify a volume as the target volume for a paired set of volumes. If the volume is not paired, the access status is locked.
account_id
string / required
Account ID for the owner of this cloned volume. id may be a numeric identifier or an account name.
attributes
dictionary
A YAML dictionary of attributes that you would like to apply on this cloned volume.
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.
name
string / required
The name of the clone.
password
string / required
Password for the specified user.

aliases: pass
size
integer
The size of the cloned volume in (size_unit).
size_unit
string
    Choices:
  • bytes
  • b
  • kb
  • mb
  • gb ←
  • tb
  • pb
  • eb
  • zb
  • yb
The unit used to interpret the size parameter.
src_snapshot_id
string
The id of the snapshot to clone. id may be a numeric identifier or a snapshot name.
src_volume_id
string / required
The id of the src volume to clone. id may be a numeric identifier or a volume name.
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: Clone Volume
  na_elementsw_volume_clone:
    hostname: "{{ elementsw_hostname }}"
    username: "{{ elementsw_username }}"
    password: "{{ elementsw_password }}"
    name: CloneAnsibleVol
    src_volume_id: 123
    src_snapshot_id: 41
    account_id: 3
    size: 1
    size_unit: gb
    access: readWrite
    attributes: {"virtual_network_id": 12345}

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
msg
string
success
Success message



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