community.aws.ec2_vpc_endpoint – Create and delete AWS VPC Endpoints.

Note

This plugin is part of the community.aws collection.

To install it use: ansible-galaxy collection install community.aws.

To use it in a playbook, specify: community.aws.ec2_vpc_endpoint.

New in version 1.0.0: of community.aws

Synopsis

  • Creates AWS VPC endpoints.

  • Deletes AWS VPC endpoints.

  • This module supports check mode.

Requirements

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

  • boto

  • boto3

  • python >= 2.6

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
aws_access_key
string
AWS access key. If not set then the value of the AWS_ACCESS_KEY_ID, AWS_ACCESS_KEY or EC2_ACCESS_KEY environment variable is used.
If profile is set this parameter is ignored.
Passing the aws_access_key and profile options at the same time has been deprecated and the options will be made mutually exclusive after 2022-06-01.

aliases: ec2_access_key, access_key
aws_ca_bundle
path
The location of a CA Bundle to use when validating SSL certificates.
Only used for boto3 based modules.
Note: The CA Bundle is read 'module' side and may need to be explicitly copied from the controller if not run locally.
aws_config
dictionary
A dictionary to modify the botocore configuration.
Only the 'user_agent' key is used for boto modules. See http://boto.cloudhackers.com/en/latest/boto_config_tut.html#boto for more boto configuration.
aws_secret_key
string
AWS secret key. If not set then the value of the AWS_SECRET_ACCESS_KEY, AWS_SECRET_KEY, or EC2_SECRET_KEY environment variable is used.
If profile is set this parameter is ignored.
Passing the aws_secret_key and profile options at the same time has been deprecated and the options will be made mutually exclusive after 2022-06-01.

aliases: ec2_secret_key, secret_key
client_token
string
Optional client token to ensure idempotency
debug_botocore_endpoint_logs
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
Use a botocore.endpoint logger to parse the unique (rather than total) "resource:action" API calls made during a task, outputing the set to the resource_actions key in the task results. Use the aws_resource_action callback to output to total list made during a playbook. The ANSIBLE_DEBUG_BOTOCORE_LOGS environment variable may also be used.
ec2_url
string
Url to use to connect to EC2 or your Eucalyptus cloud (by default the module will use EC2 endpoints). Ignored for modules where region is required. Must be specified for all other modules if region is not used. If not set then the value of the EC2_URL environment variable, if any, is used.

aliases: aws_endpoint_url, endpoint_url
policy
json
A properly formatted json policy as string, see https://github.com/ansible/ansible/issues/7005#issuecomment-42894813. Cannot be used with policy_file.
Option when creating an endpoint. If not provided AWS will utilise a default policy which provides full access to the service.
policy_file
path
The path to the properly json formatted policy file, see https://github.com/ansible/ansible/issues/7005#issuecomment-42894813 on how to use it properly. Cannot be used with policy.
Option when creating an endpoint. If not provided AWS will utilise a default policy which provides full access to the service.

aliases: policy_path
profile
string
Uses a boto profile. Only works with boto >= 2.24.0.
Using profile will override aws_access_key, aws_secret_key and security_token and support for passing them at the same time as profile has been deprecated.
aws_access_key, aws_secret_key and security_token will be made mutually exclusive with profile after 2022-06-01.

aliases: aws_profile
region
string
The AWS region to use. If not specified then the value of the AWS_REGION or EC2_REGION environment variable, if any, is used. See http://docs.aws.amazon.com/general/latest/gr/rande.html#ec2_region

aliases: aws_region, ec2_region
route_table_ids
list / elements=string
List of one or more route table ids to attach to the endpoint. A route is added to the route table with the destination of the endpoint if provided.
security_token
string
AWS STS security token. If not set then the value of the AWS_SECURITY_TOKEN or EC2_SECURITY_TOKEN environment variable is used.
If profile is set this parameter is ignored.
Passing the security_token and profile options at the same time has been deprecated and the options will be made mutually exclusive after 2022-06-01.

aliases: aws_security_token, access_token
service
string
An AWS supported vpc endpoint service. Use the community.aws.ec2_vpc_endpoint_info module to describe the supported endpoint services.
Required when creating an endpoint.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
present to ensure resource is created.
absent to remove resource
validate_certs
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
When set to "no", SSL certificates will not be validated for boto versions >= 2.6.0.
vpc_endpoint_id
string
One or more vpc endpoint ids to remove from the AWS account
vpc_id
string
Required when creating a VPC endpoint.
wait
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
When specified, will wait for either available status for state present. Unfortunately this is ignored for delete actions due to a difference in behaviour from AWS.
wait_timeout
integer
Default:
320
Used in conjunction with wait. Number of seconds to wait for status. Unfortunately this is ignored for delete actions due to a difference in behaviour from AWS.

Notes

Note

  • If parameters are not set within the module, the following environment variables can be used in decreasing order of precedence AWS_URL or EC2_URL, AWS_PROFILE or AWS_DEFAULT_PROFILE, AWS_ACCESS_KEY_ID or AWS_ACCESS_KEY or EC2_ACCESS_KEY, AWS_SECRET_ACCESS_KEY or AWS_SECRET_KEY or EC2_SECRET_KEY, AWS_SECURITY_TOKEN or EC2_SECURITY_TOKEN, AWS_REGION or EC2_REGION, AWS_CA_BUNDLE

  • Ansible uses the boto configuration file (typically ~/.boto) if no credentials are provided. See https://boto.readthedocs.io/en/latest/boto_config_tut.html

  • AWS_REGION or EC2_REGION can be typically be used to specify the AWS region, when required, but this can also be configured in the boto config file

Examples

# Note: These examples do not set authentication details, see the AWS Guide for details.

- name: Create new vpc endpoint with a json template for policy
  community.aws.ec2_vpc_endpoint:
    state: present
    region: ap-southeast-2
    vpc_id: vpc-12345678
    service: com.amazonaws.ap-southeast-2.s3
    policy: " {{ lookup( 'template', 'endpoint_policy.json.j2') }} "
    route_table_ids:
      - rtb-12345678
      - rtb-87654321
  register: new_vpc_endpoint

- name: Create new vpc endpoint with the default policy
  community.aws.ec2_vpc_endpoint:
    state: present
    region: ap-southeast-2
    vpc_id: vpc-12345678
    service: com.amazonaws.ap-southeast-2.s3
    route_table_ids:
      - rtb-12345678
      - rtb-87654321
  register: new_vpc_endpoint

- name: Create new vpc endpoint with json file
  community.aws.ec2_vpc_endpoint:
    state: present
    region: ap-southeast-2
    vpc_id: vpc-12345678
    service: com.amazonaws.ap-southeast-2.s3
    policy_file: "{{ role_path }}/files/endpoint_policy.json"
    route_table_ids:
      - rtb-12345678
      - rtb-87654321
  register: new_vpc_endpoint

- name: Delete newly created vpc endpoint
  community.aws.ec2_vpc_endpoint:
    state: absent
    vpc_endpoint_id: "{{ new_vpc_endpoint.result['VpcEndpointId'] }}"
    region: ap-southeast-2

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
endpoints
list / elements=string
success
The resulting endpoints from the module call

Sample:
[{'creation_timestamp': '2017-02-20T05:04:15+00:00', 'policy_document': {'Id': 'Policy1450910922815', 'Statement': [{'Action': 's3:*', 'Effect': 'Allow', 'Principal': '*', 'Resource': ['arn:aws:s3:::*/*', 'arn:aws:s3:::*'], 'Sid': 'Stmt1450910920641'}], 'Version': '2012-10-17'}, 'route_table_ids': ['rtb-abcd1234'], 'service_name': 'com.amazonaws.ap-southeast-2.s3', 'vpc_endpoint_id': 'vpce-a1b2c3d4', 'vpc_id': 'vpc-abbad0d0'}]


Authors

  • Karen Cheng (@Etherdaemon)