community.digitalocean.digital_ocean_image_info module – Gather information about DigitalOcean images

Note

This module is part of the community.digitalocean collection (version 1.19.0).

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 community.digitalocean.

To use it in a playbook, specify: community.digitalocean.digital_ocean_image_info.

Synopsis

  • This module can be used to gather information about DigitalOcean provided images.

  • These images can be either of type distribution, application and private.

  • This module was called digital_ocean_image_facts before Ansible 2.9. The usage did not change.

Requirements

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

  • python >= 2.6

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

baseurl

string

DigitalOcean API base url.

Default: “https://api.digitalocean.com/v2”

image_type

string

Specifies the type of image information to be retrieved.

If set to application, then information are gathered related to all application images.

If set to distribution, then information are gathered related to all distribution images.

If set to private, then information are gathered related to all private images.

If not set to any of above, then information are gathered related to all images.

Choices:

  • all ← (default)

  • application

  • distribution

  • private

oauth_token

aliases: api_token

string

DigitalOcean OAuth token.

There are several other environment variables which can be used to provide this value.

i.e., - ‘DO_API_TOKEN’, ‘DO_API_KEY’, ‘DO_OAUTH_TOKEN’ and ‘OAUTH_TOKEN’

timeout

integer

The timeout in seconds used for polling DigitalOcean’s API.

Default: 30

validate_certs

boolean

If set to no, the SSL certificates will not be validated.

This should only set to no used on personally controlled sites using self-signed certificates.

Choices:

  • no

  • yes ← (default)

Examples

- name: Gather information about all images
  community.digitalocean.digital_ocean_image_info:
    image_type: all
    oauth_token: "{{ oauth_token }}"

- name: Gather information about application images
  community.digitalocean.digital_ocean_image_info:
    image_type: application
    oauth_token: "{{ oauth_token }}"

- name: Gather information about distribution images
  community.digitalocean.digital_ocean_image_info:
    image_type: distribution
    oauth_token: "{{ oauth_token }}"

- name: Get distribution about image with slug coreos-beta
  community.digitalocean.digital_ocean_image_info:
  register: resp_out
- set_fact:
    distribution_name: "{{ item.distribution }}"
  loop: "{{ resp_out.data | community.general.json_query(name) }}"
  vars:
    name: "[?slug=='coreos-beta']"
- debug:
    var: distribution_name

Return Values

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

Key

Description

data

list / elements=string

DigitalOcean image information

Returned: success

Sample: [{“created_at”: “2018-02-02T07:11:43Z”, “distribution”: “CoreOS”, “id”: 31434061, “min_disk_size”: 20, “name”: “1662.1.0 (beta)”, “public”: true, “regions”: [“nyc1”, “sfo1”, “nyc2”, “ams2”, “sgp1”, “lon1”, “nyc3”, “ams3”, “fra1”, “tor1”, “sfo2”, “blr1”], “size_gigabytes”: 0.42, “slug”: “coreos-beta”, “type”: “snapshot”}]

Authors

  • Abhijeet Kasurde (@Akasurde)