ansible.netcommon.net_static_route – (deprecated, removed after 2022-06-01) Manage static IP routes on network appliances (routers, switches et. al.)

Note

This plugin is part of the ansible.netcommon collection.

To install it use: ansible-galaxy collection install ansible.netcommon.

To use it in a playbook, specify: ansible.netcommon.net_static_route.

New in version 1.0.0: of ansible.netcommon

DEPRECATED

Removed in

major release after 2022-06-01

Why

Updated modules released with more functionality

Alternative

Use platform-specific “[netos]_static_route” module

Synopsis

  • This module provides declarative management of static IP routes on network appliances (routers, switches et. al.).

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
admin_distance
string
Admin distance of the static route.
aggregate
string
List of static route definitions
mask
string / required
Network prefix mask of the static route.
next_hop
string / required
Next hop IP of the static route.
prefix
string / required
Network prefix of the static route.
purge
string
Default:
"no"
Purge static routes not defined in the aggregate parameter.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
State of the static route configuration.

Notes

Note

Examples

- name: configure static route
  ansible.netcommon.net_static_route:
    prefix: 192.168.2.0
    mask: 255.255.255.0
    next_hop: 10.0.0.1

- name: remove configuration
  ansible.netcommon.net_static_route:
    prefix: 192.168.2.0
    mask: 255.255.255.0
    next_hop: 10.0.0.1
    state: absent

- name: configure aggregates of static routes
  ansible.netcommon.net_static_route:
    aggregate:
    - {prefix: 192.168.2.0, mask: 255.255.255.0, next_hop: 10.0.0.1}
    - {prefix: 192.168.3.0, mask: 255.255.255.0, next_hop: 10.0.2.1}

- name: Remove static route collections
  ansible.netcommon.net_static_route:
    aggregate:
    - {prefix: 172.24.1.0/24, next_hop: 192.168.42.64}
    - {prefix: 172.24.3.0/24, next_hop: 192.168.42.64}
    state: absent

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
commands
list / elements=string
always
The list of configuration mode commands to send to the device

Sample:
['ip route 192.168.2.0/24 10.0.0.1']


Status

  • This module will be removed in a major release after 2022-06-01. [deprecated]

  • For more information see DEPRECATED.

Authors

  • Ricardo Carrillo Cruz (@rcarrillocruz)