cisco.mso.mso_schema_template_anp_epg module – Manage Endpoint Groups (EPGs) in schema templates

Note

This module is part of the cisco.mso collection (version 2.1.0).

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

To use it in a playbook, specify: cisco.mso.mso_schema_template_anp_epg.

Synopsis

  • Manage EPGs in schema templates on Cisco ACI Multi-Site.

Requirements

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

  • Multi Site Orchestrator v2.1 or newer

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

access_type

string

This parameter indicates how the service will be accessed.

It is only available when epg_type is service.

Choices:

  • "private"

  • "public"

  • "public_and_private"

anp

string / required

The name of the ANP.

bd

dictionary

The BD associated to this ANP.

name

string / required

The name of the BD to associate with.

schema

string

The schema that defines the referenced BD.

If this parameter is unspecified, it defaults to the current schema.

template

string

The template that defines the referenced BD.

deployment_type

string

The deployment_type parameter indicates how and where the service is deployed.

This parameter is available only when epg_type is service.

Choices:

  • "cloud_native"

  • "cloud_native_managed"

  • "third_party"

description

string

The description as displayed on the MSO web interface.

The description is supported on versions of MSO that are 3.3 or greater.

display_name

string

The name as displayed on the MSO web interface.

epg

aliases: name

string

The name of the EPG to manage.

epg_type

string

The EPG type parameter is supported on versions of MSO that are 3.3 or greater.

Choices:

  • "application"

  • "service"

host

aliases: hostname

string

IP Address or hostname of the ACI Multi Site Orchestrator host.

If the value is not specified in the task, the value of environment variable MSO_HOST will be used instead.

intersite_multicast_source

boolean

Whether intersite multicast source is enabled.

When not specified, this parameter defaults to no.

Choices:

  • false

  • true

intra_epg_isolation

string

Whether intra EPG isolation is enforced.

When not specified, this parameter defaults to unenforced.

Choices:

  • "enforced"

  • "unenforced"

login_domain

string

The login domain name to use for authentication.

The default value is Local.

If the value is not specified in the task, the value of environment variable MSO_LOGIN_DOMAIN will be used instead.

output_level

string

Influence the output of this MSO module.

normal means the standard output, incl. current dict

info adds informational output, incl. previous, proposed and sent dicts

debug adds debugging output, incl. filter_string, method, response, status and url information

If the value is not specified in the task, the value of environment variable MSO_OUTPUT_LEVEL will be used instead.

Choices:

  • "debug"

  • "info"

  • "normal" ← (default)

password

string

The password to use for authentication.

If the value is not specified in the task, the value of environment variables MSO_PASSWORD or ANSIBLE_NET_PASSWORD will be used instead.

port

integer

Port number to be used for the REST connection.

The default value depends on parameter `use_ssl`.

If the value is not specified in the task, the value of environment variable MSO_PORT will be used instead.

preferred_group

boolean

Whether this EPG is added to preferred group or not.

When not specified, this parameter defaults to no.

Choices:

  • false

  • true

proxy_arp

boolean

Whether proxy arp is enabled.

When not specified, this parameter defaults to no.

Choices:

  • false

  • true

qos_level

string

Quality of Service (QoS) allows you to classify the network traffic in the fabric.

It helps prioritize and police the traffic flow to help avoid congestion in the network.

The Contract QoS Level parameter is supported on versions of MSO that are 3.1 or greater.

schema

string / required

The name of the schema.

service_type

string

The service_type parameter refers to the type of cloud services.

Only certain deployment types, and certain access types within each deployment type, are supported for each service type.

This parameter is available only when epg_type is service.

state

string

Use present or absent for adding or removing.

Use query for listing an object or multiple objects.

Choices:

  • "absent"

  • "present" ← (default)

  • "query"

subnets

list / elements=dictionary

The subnets associated to this ANP.

description

string

The description of this subnet.

no_default_gateway

boolean

Whether this subnet has a default gateway.

Choices:

  • false ← (default)

  • true

scope

string

The scope of the subnet.

Choices:

  • "private" ← (default)

  • "public"

shared

boolean

Whether this subnet is shared between VRFs.

Choices:

  • false ← (default)

  • true

subnet

aliases: ip

string / required

The IP range in CIDR notation.

template

string / required

The name of the template.

timeout

integer

The socket level timeout in seconds.

If the value is not specified in the task, the value of environment variable MSO_TIMEOUT will be used instead.

Default: 30

use_proxy

boolean

If no, it will not use a proxy, even if one is defined in an environment variable on the target hosts.

If the value is not specified in the task, the value of environment variable MSO_USE_PROXY will be used instead.

The default is yes.

Choices:

  • false

  • true

use_ssl

boolean

If no, an HTTP connection will be used instead of the default HTTPS connection.

If the value is not specified in the task, the value of environment variable MSO_USE_SSL will be used instead.

When using a HTTPAPI connection plugin the inventory variable ansible_httpapi_use_ssl will be used if this attribute is not specified.

The default is no when using a HTTPAPI connection plugin (mso or nd) and yes when using the legacy connection method (only for mso).

Choices:

  • false

  • true

useg_epg

boolean

Whether this is a USEG EPG.

Choices:

  • false

  • true

username

string

The username to use for authentication.

If the value is not specified in the task, the value of environment variables MSO_USERNAME or ANSIBLE_NET_USERNAME will be used instead.

validate_certs

boolean

If no, SSL certificates will not be validated.

This should only set to no when used on personally controlled sites using self-signed certificates.

If the value is not specified in the task, the value of environment variable MSO_VALIDATE_CERTS will be used instead.

The default is yes.

Choices:

  • false

  • true

vrf

dictionary

The VRF associated to this ANP.

name

string / required

The name of the VRF to associate with.

schema

string

The schema that defines the referenced VRF.

If this parameter is unspecified, it defaults to the current schema.

template

string

The template that defines the referenced VRF.

Notes

Note

  • This module was written to support Multi Site Orchestrator v2.1 or newer. Some or all functionality may not work on earlier versions.

See Also

See also

cisco.mso.mso_schema_template_anp

The official documentation on the cisco.mso.mso_schema_template_anp module.

cisco.mso.mso_schema_template_anp_epg_subnet

The official documentation on the cisco.mso.mso_schema_template_anp_epg_subnet module.

cisco.mso.mso_schema_template_bd

The official documentation on the cisco.mso.mso_schema_template_bd module.

cisco.mso.mso_schema_template_contract_filter

The official documentation on the cisco.mso.mso_schema_template_contract_filter module.

Examples

- name: Add a new EPG
  cisco.mso.mso_schema_template_anp_epg:
    host: mso_host
    username: admin
    password: SomeSecretPassword
    schema: Schema 1
    template: Template 1
    anp: ANP 1
    epg: EPG 1
    bd:
     name: bd1
    vrf:
     name: vrf1
    state: present
  delegate_to: localhost

- name: Add a new EPG with preferred group.
  cisco.mso.mso_schema_template_anp_epg:
    host: mso_host
    username: admin
    password: SomeSecretPassword
    schema: Schema 1
    template: Template 1
    anp: ANP 1
    epg: EPG 1
    state: present
    preferred_group: yes
  delegate_to: localhost

- name: Remove an EPG
  cisco.mso.mso_schema_template_anp_epg:
    host: mso_host
    username: admin
    password: SomeSecretPassword
    schema: Schema 1
    template: Template 1
    anp: ANP 1
    epg: EPG 1
    bd:
     name: bd1
    vrf:
     name: vrf1
    state: absent
  delegate_to: localhost

- name: Query a specific EPG
  cisco.mso.mso_schema_template_anp_epg:
    host: mso_host
    username: admin
    password: SomeSecretPassword
    schema: Schema 1
    template: Template 1
    anp: ANP 1
    epg: EPG 1
    bd:
     name: bd1
    vrf:
     name: vrf1
    state: query
  delegate_to: localhost
  register: query_result

- name: Query all EPGs
  cisco.mso.mso_schema_template_anp_epg:
    host: mso_host
    username: admin
    password: SomeSecretPassword
    schema: Schema 1
    template: Template 1
    anp: ANP 1
    epg: EPG 1
    bd:
     name: bd1
    vrf:
     name: vrf1
    state: query
  delegate_to: localhost
  register: query_result

Authors

  • Dag Wieers (@dagwieers)

  • Anvitha Jain (@anvitha-jain)