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cpm_serial_port_config – Set Serial port parameters in WTI OOB and PDU devices

New in version 2.9.

Synopsis

  • Set Serial port parameters in WTI OOB and PDU devices

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
baud
-
    Choices:
  • 0
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10
This is the baud rate to assign to the port.
0=300, 1=1200, 2=2400, 3=4800, 4=9600, 5=19200, 6=38400, 7=57600, 8=115200, 9=230400, 10=460800
break_allow
-
This is if the break character is allowed to be passed through the port, 0=Off, 1=On
cmd
-
    Choices:
  • 0
  • 1
This is the Admin Mode to assign to the port, 0=Deny, 1=Permit.
cpm_password
- / required
This is the Password of the WTI device to send the module.
cpm_url
- / required
This is the URL of the WTI device to send the module.
cpm_username
- / required
This is the Username of the WTI device to send the module.
echo
-
-This is the command echo parameter to assign to the port, 0=Off, 1=On
handshake
-
    Choices:
  • 0
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
This is the handshake to assign to the port, 0=None, 1=XON/XOFF, 2=RTS/CTS, 3=Both.
logoff
-
This is the logout character to assign to the port
If preceded by a ^ character, the sequence will be a control character. Used if seq is set to 0 or 1
mode
-
    Choices:
  • 0
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
This is the port mode to assign to the port, 0=Any-to-Any. 1=Passive, 2=Buffer, 3=Modem, 4=ModemPPP.
parity
-
    Choices:
  • 0
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
This is the parity to assign to the port, 0=7-None, 1=7-Even, 2=7-Odd, 3=8-None, 4=8-Even, 5=8-Odd.
port
integer / required
This is the port number that is getting the action performed on.
portname
-
This is the Name of the Port that is displayed.
seq
-
    Choices:
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
This is the type of Sequence Disconnect to assign to the port, 0=Three Characters (before and after), 1=One Character Only, 2=Off
stopbits
-
    Choices:
  • 0
  • 1
This is the stop bits to assign to the port, 0=1 Stop Bit, 1=2 Stop Bit.
tout
-
    Choices:
  • 0
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
This is the Port Activity Timeout to assign to the port, 0=Off, 1=5 Min, 2=15 Min, 3=30 Min, 4=90 Min, 5=1 Min.
use_https
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
Designates to use an https connection or http connection.
use_proxy
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
Flag to control if the lookup will observe HTTP proxy environment variables when present.
validate_certs
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
If false, SSL certificates will not be validated. This should only be used
on personally controlled sites using self-signed certificates.

Notes

Note

  • Use groups/cpm in module_defaults to set common options used between CPM modules.

Examples

# Set Serial Port Parameters
- name: Set the Port Parameters for port 2 of a WTI device
  cpm_serial_port_config:
    cpm_url: "nonexist.wti.com"
    cpm_username: "super"
    cpm_password: "super"
    use_https: true
    validate_certs: false
    port: "2"
    portname: "RouterLabel"
    baud: "7"
    handshake: "1"
    stopbits: "0"
    parity: "0"
    mode: "0"
    cmd: "0"
    seq: "1"
    tout: "1"
    echo: "0"
    break_allow: "0"
    logoff: "^H"

# Set Serial Port Port Name and Baud Rate Parameters
- name: Set New port name and baud rate (115k) for port 4 of a WTI device
  cpm_serial_port_config:
    cpm_url: "nonexist.wti.com"
    cpm_username: "super"
    cpm_password: "super"
    use_https: true
    validate_certs: false
    port: "4"
    portname: "NewPortName1"
    baud: "8"

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
data
string
always
The output JSON returned from the commands sent



Status

Authors

  • Western Telematic Inc. (@wtinetworkgear)

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