netapp.ontap.na_ontap_ldap_client – NetApp ONTAP LDAP client

Note

This plugin is part of the netapp.ontap collection (version 21.14.0).

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.ontap.

To use it in a playbook, specify: netapp.ontap.na_ontap_ldap_client.

New in version 2.9.0: of netapp.ontap

Synopsis

  • Create, modify or delete LDAP client on NetApp ONTAP.

Requirements

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

  • Ansible 2.9

  • Python3 netapp-lib (2018.11.13) or later. Install using ‘pip install netapp-lib’

  • netapp-lib 2020.3.12 is strongly recommended as it provides better error reporting for connection issues.

  • A physical or virtual clustered Data ONTAP system. The modules support Data ONTAP 9.1 and onward.

  • REST support requires ONTAP 9.6 or later.

  • To enable http on the cluster you must run the following commands ‘set -privilege advanced;’ ‘system services web modify -http-enabled true;’

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
ad_domain
string
Active Directory Domain Name.
base_dn
string
LDAP base DN.
base_scope
string
    Choices:
  • subtree
  • onelevel
  • base
LDAP search scope.
bind_as_cifs_server
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
The cluster uses the CIFS server's credentials to bind to the LDAP server.
bind_dn
string
LDAP bind user DN.
bind_password
string
LDAP bind user password.
cert_filepath
string
added in 20.6.0 of netapp.ontap
path to SSL client cert file (.pem).
not supported with python 2.6.
feature_flags
dictionary
added in 20.5.0 of netapp.ontap
Enable or disable a new feature.
This can be used to enable an experimental feature or disable a new feature that breaks backward compatibility.
Supported keys and values are subject to change without notice. Unknown keys are ignored.
hostname
string / required
The hostname or IP address of the ONTAP instance.
http_port
integer
Override the default port (80 or 443) with this port
https
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
Enable and disable https.
Ignored when using REST as only https is supported.
Ignored when using SSL certificate authentication as it requires SSL.
key_filepath
string
added in 20.6.0 of netapp.ontap
path to SSL client key file.
ldap_servers
list / elements=string
Comma separated list of LDAP servers. FQDN's or IP addreses.
Required if state=present.
min_bind_level
string
    Choices:
  • anonymous
  • simple
  • sasl
Minimal LDAP server bind level.
name
string / required
The name of LDAP client configuration.
ontapi
integer
The ontap api version to use
password
string
Password for the specified user.

aliases: pass
preferred_ad_servers
list / elements=string
Preferred Active Directory (AD) Domain Controllers.
query_timeout
integer
LDAP server query timeout.
referral_enabled
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
LDAP Referral Chasing.
schema
string
LDAP schema.
Required if state=present.
default schemas - 'AD-IDMU', 'AD-SFU', 'MS-AD-BIS', 'RFC-2307'.
custom schemas are allowed as well.
session_security
string
    Choices:
  • none
  • sign
  • seal
Client Session Security.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
Whether the specified LDAP client configuration exist or not.
tcp_port
integer
added in 21.3.0 of netapp.ontap
LDAP server TCP port.
use_rest
string
Default:
"auto"
REST API if supported by the target system for all the resources and attributes the module requires. Otherwise will revert to ZAPI.
always -- will always use the REST API
never -- will always use the ZAPI
auto -- will try to use the REST Api
use_start_tls
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
Start TLS on LDAP connection.
username
string
This can be a Cluster-scoped or SVM-scoped account, depending on whether a Cluster-level or SVM-level API is required.
For more information, please read the documentation https://mysupport.netapp.com/NOW/download/software/nmsdk/9.4/.
Two authentication methods are supported
1. basic authentication, using username and password,
2. SSL certificate authentication, using a ssl client cert file, and optionally a private key file.
To use a certificate, the certificate must have been installed in the ONTAP cluster, and cert authentication must have been enabled.

aliases: user
validate_certs
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
If set to no, the SSL certificates will not be validated.
This should only set to False used on personally controlled sites using self-signed certificates.
vserver
string / required
vserver/svm that holds LDAP client configuration.

Notes

Note

  • The modules prefixed with na_ontap are built to support the ONTAP storage platform.

Examples

- name: Create LDAP client
  netapp.ontap.na_ontap_ldap_client:
    state:         present
    name:          'example_ldap'
    vserver:       'vserver1'
    ldap_servers:  'ldap1.example.company.com,ldap2.example.company.com'
    base_dn:       'dc=example,dc=company,dc=com'
    hostname:      "{{ netapp_hostname }}"
    username:      "{{ netapp_username }}"
    password:      "{{ netapp_password }}"

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