cisco.ucs.ucs_scrub_policy – Manages UCS Scrub Policies on UCS Manager

Note

This plugin is part of the cisco.ucs collection (version 1.6.0).

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.ucs.

To use it in a playbook, specify: cisco.ucs.ucs_scrub_policy.

New in version 2.9: of cisco.ucs

Synopsis

  • Manages UCS Scrub Policies on UCS Manager.

Requirements

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

  • ucsmsdk

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
bios_settings_scrub
string
    Choices:
  • True
  • False
Scrub the BIOS settings.
If the field is set to Yes, when a service profile containing this
scrub policy is disassociated from a server, the BIOS settings for
that server are erased and reset to the defaults for that server
type and vendor. If this field is set to No, the BIOS settings are
preserved.
yes scrub the BIOS settings.
no do not scrub the BIOS settings.
description
string
A user-defined description of the organization.
Enter up to 256 characters.
You can use any characters or spaces except the following:
` (accent mark), (backslash), ^ (carat), " (double quote)
= (equal sign), > (greater than), < (less than), ' (single quote).

aliases: descr
disk_scrub
string
    Choices:
  • True
  • False
Scrub the BIOS settings.
If this field is set to Yes, when a service profile containing this
scrub policy is disassociated from a server, all data on the server
local drives is completely erased. If this field is set to No, the
data on the local drives is preserved, including all local storage
configuration.
yes scrub the server disks.
no do not scrub the server disks.
flex_flash_scrub
string
    Choices:
  • True
  • False
Scrub the BIOS settings.
If the field is set to Yes, the HV partition on the SD card is
formatted using the PNUOS formatting utility when the server is
reacknowledged. If this field is set to No, the SD card is preserved.
yes scrub the flex flash.
no do not scrub the flex flash.
hostname
string / required
IP address or hostname of Cisco UCS Manager.
Modules can be used with the UCS Platform Emulator https://cs.co/ucspe
name
string / required
The name of the organization.
Enter up to 16 characters.
You can use any characters or spaces except the following:
` (accent mark), (backslash), ^ (carat), " (double quote)
= (equal sign), > (greater than), < (less than), ' (single quote).
org_dn
string
Default:
"org-root"
Org dn (distinguished name)
password
string / required
Password for Cisco UCS Manager authentication.
persistent_memory_scrub
string
    Choices:
  • True
  • False
Scrub the BIOS settings.
If the field is set to Yes, when a service profile containing this
scrub policy is disassociated from a server, all persistent memory
modules for that server are erased and reset to the defaults for that
server type and vendor. If this field is set to No, the persistent
memory modules are preserved.
yes scrub the persistent memory.
no do not scrub the persistent memory.
port
integer
Port number to be used during connection (by default uses 443 for https and 80 for http connection).
proxy
string
If use_proxy is no, specfies proxy to be used for connection. e.g. 'http://proxy.xy.z:8080'
state
string
    Choices:
  • absent
  • present ←
If absent, will remove organization.
If present, will create or update organization.
use_proxy
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
If no, will not use the proxy as defined by system environment variable.
use_ssl
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
If no, an HTTP connection will be used instead of the default HTTPS connection.
username
string
Default:
"admin"
Username for Cisco UCS Manager authentication.

Examples

- name: Add UCS Scrub Policy
  cisco.ucs.ucs_scrub_policy:
    hostname: "{{ ucs_hostname }}"
    username: "{{ ucs_username }}"
    password: "{{ ucs_password }}"
    state: present
    description: Scrub All Policy
    name: all_scrub
    bios_settings_scrub: yes
    disk_scrub: yes
    flex_flash_scrub: yes
    persistent_memory_scrub: yes
  delegate_to: localhost

- name: Add UCS Scrub Policy in an Organization
  cisco.ucs.ucs_scrub_policy:
    hostname: "{{ ucs_hostname }}"
    username: "{{ ucs_username }}"
    password: "{{ ucs_password }}"
    state: present
    org_dn: org-root/org-prod
    name: all_scrub
    description: Scrub All Policy Org Prod servers
    bios_settings_scrub: yes
    disk_scrub: yes
    flex_flash_scrub: yes
    persistent_memory_scrub: yes
  delegate_to: localhost

- name: Update UCS Scrub Policy
  cisco.ucs.ucs_scrub_policy:
    hostname: "{{ ucs_hostname }}"
    username: "{{ ucs_username }}"
    password: "{{ ucs_password }}"
    state: present
    org_dn: org-root/org-prod
    name: BD_scrub
    description: Scrub BIOS and Disk Policy Org Prod servers
    bios_settings_scrub: yes
    disk_scrub: yes
    flex_flash_scrub: no
    persistent_memory_scrub: no
  delegate_to: localhost

- name: Update UCS Scrub Policy
  cisco.ucs.ucs_scrub_policy:
    hostname: "{{ ucs_hostname }}"
    username: "{{ ucs_username }}"
    password: "{{ ucs_password }}"
    state: present
    org_dn: org-root/org-prod
    name: BD_scrub
    description: Scrub BIOS and Disk Policy Org Prod servers
    bios_settings_scrub: yes
    disk_scrub: yes
    flex_flash_scrub: yes
  delegate_to: localhost

- name: Delete UCS Scrub Policy
  cisco.ucs.ucs_scrub_policy:
    hostname: "{{ ucs_hostname }}"
    username: "{{ ucs_username }}"
    password: "{{ ucs_password }}"
    state: absent
    org_dn: org-root/org-prod
    name: BD_scrub
  delegate_to: localhost

- name: Delete UCS Scrub Policy
  cisco.ucs.ucs_scrub_policy:
    hostname: "{{ ucs_hostname }}"
    username: "{{ ucs_username }}"
    password: "{{ ucs_password }}"
    state: absent
    name: BD_scrub
  delegate_to: localhost

Authors

  • John McDonough (@movinalot)