cisco.meraki.meraki_syslog – Manage syslog server settings in the Meraki cloud.
This plugin is part of the cisco.meraki collection (version 2.5.0).
You might already have this collection installed if you are using the
It is not included in
To check whether it is installed, run
ansible-galaxy collection list.
To install it, use:
ansible-galaxy collection install cisco.meraki.
To use it in a playbook, specify:
Changes to existing syslog servers replaces existing configuration. If you need to add to an existing configuration set state to query to gather the existing configuration and then modify or add.
More information about the Meraki API can be found at https://dashboard.meraki.com/api_docs.
Some of the options are likely only used for developers within Meraki.
As of Ansible 2.9, Meraki modules output keys as snake case. To use camel case, set the
ANSIBLE_MERAKI_FORMATenvironment variable to
Ansible’s Meraki modules will stop supporting camel case output in Ansible 2.13. Please update your playbooks.
Check Mode downloads the current configuration from the dashboard, then compares changes against this download. Check Mode will report changed if there are differences in the configurations, but does not submit changes to the API for validation of change.
- name: Query syslog configurations on network named MyNet in the YourOrg organization meraki_syslog: auth_key: abc12345 status: query org_name: YourOrg net_name: MyNet delegate_to: localhost - name: Add single syslog server with Appliance event log role meraki_syslog: auth_key: abc12345 status: query org_name: YourOrg net_name: MyNet servers: - host: 220.127.116.11 port: 514 roles: - Appliance event log delegate_to: localhost - name: Add multiple syslog servers meraki_syslog: auth_key: abc12345 status: query org_name: YourOrg net_name: MyNet servers: - host: 18.104.22.168 port: 514 roles: - Appliance event log - host: 22.214.171.124 port: 514 roles: - Appliance event log - Flows delegate_to: localhost
Common return values are documented here, the following are the fields unique to this module: