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ejabberd_user – Manages users for ejabberd servers

Synopsis

  • This module provides user management for ejabberd servers

Requirements

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

  • ejabberd with mod_admin_extra

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
host
- / required
the ejabberd host associated with this username
logging
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
enables or disables the local syslog facility for this module
password
-
the password to assign to the username
state
-
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
describe the desired state of the user to be managed
username
- / required
the name of the user to manage

Notes

Note

  • Password parameter is required for state == present only
  • Passwords must be stored in clear text for this release
  • The ejabberd configuration file must include mod_admin_extra as a module.

Examples

# Example playbook entries using the ejabberd_user module to manage users state.

- name: create a user if it does not exist
  ejabberd_user:
    username: test
    host: server
    password: password

- name: delete a user if it exists
  ejabberd_user:
    username: test
    host: server
    state: absent

Status

Authors

  • Peter Sprygada (@privateip)

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