cisco.mso.mso_schema_template_external_epg – Manage external EPGs in schema templates

Note

This plugin is part of the cisco.mso collection.

To install it use: ansible-galaxy collection install cisco.mso.

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

Synopsis

  • Manage external 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 Choices/Defaults Comments
anp
dictionary
The anp associated with the external epg.
name
string / required
The name of the anp to associate with.
schema
string
The schema that defines the referenced anp.
If this parameter is unspecified, it defaults to the current schema.
template
string
The template that defines the referenced anp.
If this parameter is unspecified, it defaults to the current template.
display_name
string
The name as displayed on the MSO web interface.
external_epg
string
The name of the external EPG to manage.

aliases: name, externalepg
host
string / required
IP Address or hostname of the ACI Multi Site Orchestrator host.

aliases: hostname
l3out
dictionary
The L3Out associated with the external epg.
name
string / required
The name of the L3Out to associate with.
schema
string
The schema that defines the referenced L3Out.
If this parameter is unspecified, it defaults to the current schema.
template
string
The template that defines the referenced L3Out.
If this parameter is unspecified, it defaults to the current template.
login_domain
string
The login domain name to use for authentication.
The default value is Local.
output_level
string
    Choices:
  • debug
  • info
  • normal ←
Influence the output of this ACI 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
password
string / required
The password to use for authentication.
This option is mutual exclusive with private_key. If private_key is provided too, it will be used instead.
port
integer
Port number to be used for the REST connection.
The default value depends on parameter `use_ssl`.
preferred_group
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
Preferred Group is enabled for this External EPG or not.
schema
string / required
The name of the schema.
state
string
    Choices:
  • absent
  • present ←
  • query
Use present or absent for adding or removing.
Use query for listing an object or multiple objects.
template
string / required
The name of the template.
timeout
integer
Default:
30
The socket level timeout in seconds.
use_proxy
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
If no, it will not use a proxy, even if one is defined in an environment variable on the target hosts.
use_ssl
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
If no, an HTTP connection will be used instead of the default HTTPS connection.
username
string
Default:
"admin"
The username to use for authentication.
validate_certs
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
If no, SSL certificates will not be validated.
This should only set to no when used on personally controlled sites using self-signed certificates.
vrf
dictionary
The VRF associated with the external epg.
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.
If this parameter is unspecified, it defaults to the current template.

Notes

Note

  • Please read the Cisco ACI Guide for more detailed information on how to manage your ACI infrastructure using Ansible.

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

Examples

- name: Add a new external EPG
  cisco.mso.mso_schema_template_external_epg:
    host: mso_host
    username: admin
    password: SomeSecretPassword
    schema: Schema 1
    template: Template 1
    external_epg: External EPG 1
    state: present
  delegate_to: localhost

- name: Remove an external EPG
  cisco.mso.mso_schema_template_external_epg:
    host: mso_host
    username: admin
    password: SomeSecretPassword
    schema: Schema 1
    template: Template 1
    external_epg: external EPG1
    state: absent
  delegate_to: localhost

- name: Query a specific external EPGs
  cisco.mso.mso_schema_template_external_epg:
    host: mso_host
    username: admin
    password: SomeSecretPassword
    schema: Schema 1
    template: Template 1
    external_epg: external EPG1
    state: query
  delegate_to: localhost
  register: query_result

- name: Query all external EPGs
  cisco.mso.mso_schema_template_external_epg:
    host: mso_host
    username: admin
    password: SomeSecretPassword
    schema: Schema 1
    template: Template 1
    state: query
  delegate_to: localhost
  register: query_result

Authors

  • Dag Wieers (@dagwieers)