cisco.nxos.nxos – Use nxos netconf plugin to run netconf commands on Cisco NX-OS platform.

Note

This plugin is part of the cisco.nxos collection (version 2.8.2).

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.

New in version 2.3.0: of cisco.nxos

Synopsis

  • This nxos plugin provides low level abstraction apis for sending and receiving netconf commands from Cisco NX-OS network devices.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Configuration Comments
ncclient_device_handler
string
Default:
"nexus"
Specifies the ncclient device handler name for Cisco NX-OS network os. To identify the ncclient device handler name refer ncclient library documentation.

Authors

  • Ansible Networking Team