cisco.ucs.ucs_sp_vnic_order – Configures vNIC order for service profiles and templates on Cisco 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_sp_vnic_order.

New in version 2.1: of cisco.ucs

Synopsis

  • Configures Configures vNIC order for service profiles and templates on Cisco UCS Manager

Requirements

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

  • ucsmsdk

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
hostname
string / required
IP address or hostname of Cisco UCS Manager.
Modules can be used with the UCS Platform Emulator https://cs.co/ucspe
org_dn
string
root org dn
password
string / required
Password for Cisco UCS Manager authentication.
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'
sp_name
string
DN of the service profile
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.
vnics
string
List of vNIC order properties
admin_vcon
string
    Choices:
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • any
Name of the virtual connection
name
string / required
Name of the vNIC
order
string
    Choices:
  • unspecified
  • 0-256
vNIC connection order
state
string
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
Desired state of the vNIC.
transport
string / required
    Choices:
  • ethernet
  • fc
transport medium

Examples

- name: Configure vnic order
  cisco.ucs.ucs_sp_vnic_order:
    sp_name: my_sp
    vnics:
    - name: 'my_vnic'
      admin_vcon: '1'
      order: '1'
      transport: 'ethernet'
    hostname: 192.168.99.100
    username: admin
    password: password
- name: Configure vhba order
  cisco.ucs.ucs_sp_vnic_order:
    sp_name: my_sp
    vnics:
    - name: 'my_vhba'
      admin_vcon: '2'
      order: '1'
      transport: 'fc'
    hostname: 192.168.99.100
    username: admin
    password: password
- name: Configure vnic and vhba order
  cisco.ucs.ucs_sp_vnic_order:
    sp_name: my_sp
    vnics:
    - name: my_vhba
      admin_vcon: '2'
      order: '1'
      transport: fc
    - name: my_vnic
      admin_vcon: '1'
      order: '1'
      transport: ethernet
    hostname: 192.168.99.100
    username: admin
    password: password
- name: Remove vnic order configuration from my_vnic
  cisco.ucs.ucs_sp_vnic_order:
    sp_name: my_sp
    vnics:
    - name: 'my_vnic'
      transport: ethernet
      state: absent
    hostname: 192.168.99.100
    username: admin
    password: password

Authors

  • Brett Johnson (@sdbrett)