cisco.nxos.nxos_gir_profile_management module – Create a maintenance-mode or normal-mode profile for GIR.

Note

This module is part of the cisco.nxos collection (version 4.0.1).

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.nxos.

To use it in a playbook, specify: cisco.nxos.nxos_gir_profile_management.

New in cisco.nxos 1.0.0

Synopsis

  • Manage a maintenance-mode or normal-mode profile with configuration commands that can be applied during graceful removal or graceful insertion.

Note

This module has a corresponding action plugin.

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

commands

list / elements=string

List of commands to be included into the profile.

mode

string / required

Configure the profile as Maintenance or Normal mode.

Choices:

  • "maintenance"

  • "normal"

state

string

Specify desired state of the resource.

Choices:

  • "present" ← (default)

  • "absent"

Notes

Note

  • Tested against NXOSv 7.3.(0)D1(1) on VIRL

  • Unsupported for Cisco MDS

  • state=absent removes the whole profile.

  • For information on using CLI and NX-API see the :ref:`NXOS Platform Options guide <nxos_platform_options>`

  • For more information on using Ansible to manage network devices see the :ref:`Ansible Network Guide <network_guide>`

  • For more information on using Ansible to manage Cisco devices see the `Cisco integration page <https://www.ansible.com/integrations/networks/cisco>`_.

Examples

# Create a maintenance-mode profile
- cisco.nxos.nxos_gir_profile_management:
    mode: maintenance
    commands:
    - router eigrp 11
    - isolate

# Remove the maintenance-mode profile
- cisco.nxos.nxos_gir_profile_management:
    mode: maintenance
    state: absent

Return Values

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

Key

Description

changed

boolean

check to see if a change was made on the device

Returned: always

Sample: true

end_state

list / elements=string

list of profile entries after module execution.

Returned: verbose mode

Sample: ["router bgp 65535", "isolate", "router eigrp 10", "isolate", "diagnostic bootup level complete", "router eigrp 11", "isolate"]

existing

list / elements=string

list of existing profile commands.

Returned: verbose mode

Sample: ["router bgp 65535", "isolate", "router eigrp 10", "isolate", "diagnostic bootup level complete"]

proposed

list / elements=string

list of commands passed into module.

Returned: verbose mode

Sample: ["router eigrp 11", "isolate"]

updates

list / elements=string

commands sent to the device

Returned: always

Sample: ["configure maintenance profile maintenance-mode", "router eigrp 11", "isolate"]

Authors

  • Gabriele Gerbino (@GGabriele)