cisco.dnac.lan_automation_create module – Resource module for Lan Automation Create

Note

This module is part of the cisco.dnac collection (version 6.13.1).

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 cisco.dnac. You need further requirements to be able to use this module, see Requirements for details.

To use it in a playbook, specify: cisco.dnac.lan_automation_create.

New in cisco.dnac 6.0.0

Synopsis

  • Manage operation create of the resource Lan Automation Create.

  • Invoke this API to start LAN Automation for the given site.

Note

This module has a corresponding action plugin.

Requirements

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

  • dnacentersdk >= 2.5.5

  • python >= 3.5

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

dnac_debug

boolean

Flag for Cisco DNA Center SDK to enable debugging.

Choices:

  • false ← (default)

  • true

dnac_host

string / required

The Cisco DNA Center hostname.

dnac_password

string

The Cisco DNA Center password to authenticate.

dnac_port

integer

The Cisco DNA Center port.

Default: 443

dnac_username

aliases: user

string

The Cisco DNA Center username to authenticate.

Default: "admin"

dnac_verify

boolean

Flag to enable or disable SSL certificate verification.

Choices:

  • false

  • true ← (default)

dnac_version

string

Informs the SDK which version of Cisco DNA Center to use.

Default: "2.3.5.3"

payload

list / elements=dictionary

Lan Automation Create’s payload.

discoveredDeviceSiteNameHierarchy

string

Discovered device site name.

hostNameFileId

string

Use /dna/intent/api/v1/file/namespace/nw_orch api to get the file id for the already uploaded file in nw_orch namespace.

hostNamePrefix

string

Host name prefix which shall be assigned to the discovered device.

ipPools

list / elements=dictionary

Lan Automation Create’s ipPools.

ipPoolName

string

Name of the IP pool.

ipPoolRole

string

Role of the IP pool. Supported roles are MAIN_POOL and PHYSICAL_LINK_POOL.

isisDomainPwd

string

IS-IS domain password in plain text.

mulitcastEnabled

boolean

To enable underlay native multicast.

Choices:

  • false

  • true

peerDeviceManagmentIPAddress

string

Peer seed management IP address.

primaryDeviceInterfaceNames

list / elements=string

The list of interfaces on primary seed via which the discovered devices are connected.

primaryDeviceManagmentIPAddress

string

Primary seed management IP address.

redistributeIsisToBgp

boolean

Advertise LAN Automation summary route into BGP.

Choices:

  • false

  • true

validate_response_schema

boolean

Flag for Cisco DNA Center SDK to enable the validation of request bodies against a JSON schema.

Choices:

  • false

  • true ← (default)

Notes

Note

  • SDK Method used are lan_automation.LanAutomation.lan_automation_start,

  • Paths used are post /dna/intent/api/v1/lan-automation,

  • Does not support check_mode

  • The plugin runs on the control node and does not use any ansible connection plugins, but instead the embedded connection manager from Cisco DNAC SDK

  • The parameters starting with dnac_ are used by the Cisco DNAC Python SDK to establish the connection

See Also

See also

Cisco DNA Center documentation for LAN Automation LANAutomationStart

Complete reference of the LANAutomationStart API.

Examples

- name: Create
  cisco.dnac.lan_automation_create:
    dnac_host: "{{dnac_host}}"
    dnac_username: "{{dnac_username}}"
    dnac_password: "{{dnac_password}}"
    dnac_verify: "{{dnac_verify}}"
    dnac_port: "{{dnac_port}}"
    dnac_version: "{{dnac_version}}"
    dnac_debug: "{{dnac_debug}}"
    payload:
    - discoveredDeviceSiteNameHierarchy: string
      hostNameFileId: string
      hostNamePrefix: string
      ipPools:
      - ipPoolName: string
        ipPoolRole: string
      isisDomainPwd: string
      mulitcastEnabled: true
      peerDeviceManagmentIPAddress: string
      primaryDeviceInterfaceNames:
      - string
      primaryDeviceManagmentIPAddress: string
      redistributeIsisToBgp: true

Return Values

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

Key

Description

dnac_response

dictionary

A dictionary or list with the response returned by the Cisco DNAC Python SDK

Returned: always

Sample: {"response": {"id": "string", "message": "string"}, "version": "string"}

Authors

  • Rafael Campos (@racampos)