check_point.mgmt.cp_mgmt_install_software_package – Installs the software package on target machines.

Note

This plugin is part of the check_point.mgmt collection (version 2.2.0).

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 check_point.mgmt.

To use it in a playbook, specify: check_point.mgmt.cp_mgmt_install_software_package.

New in version 2.9: of check_point.mgmt

Synopsis

  • Installs the software package on target machines.

  • All operations are performed over Web Services API.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
cluster_installation_settings
dictionary
Installation settings for cluster.
cluster_delay
integer
The delay between end of installation on one cluster members and start of installation on the next cluster member.
cluster_strategy
string
The cluster installation strategy.
concurrency_limit
integer
The number of targets, on which the same package is installed at the same time.
method
string
    Choices:
  • install
  • upgrade
NOTE, Supported from Check Point version R81
How we want to use the package.
name
string
The name of the software package.
package_location
string
    Choices:
  • automatic
  • target-machine
  • central
NOTE, Supported from Check Point version R81
The package repository.
targets
list / elements=string
On what targets to execute this command. Targets may be identified by their name, or object unique identifier.
version
string
Version of checkpoint. If not given one, the latest version taken.
wait_for_task
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
Wait for the task to end. Such as publish task.
wait_for_task_timeout
integer
Default:
30
How many minutes to wait until throwing a timeout error.

Examples

- name: install-software-package
  cp_mgmt_install_software_package:
    name: Check_Point_R80_40_JHF_MCD_DEMO_019_MAIN_Bundle_T1_VISIBLE_FULL.tgz
    package_location: automatic
    targets.1: corporate-gateway

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
cp_mgmt_install_software_package
dictionary
always.
The checkpoint install-software-package output.



Authors

  • Or Soffer (@chkp-orso)