community.dns.hetzner_dns_zone_info module – Retrieve zone information in Hetzner DNS service

Note

This module is part of the community.dns collection (version 2.3.2).

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 community.dns.

To use it in a playbook, specify: community.dns.hetzner_dns_zone_info.

New in version 2.0.0: of community.dns

Synopsis

  • Retrieves zone information in Hetzner DNS service.

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

hetzner_token

aliases: api_token

string / required

The token for the Hetzner API.

If not provided, will be read from the environment variable HETZNER_DNS_TOKEN.

zone_id

string

added in 0.2.0 of community.dns

The ID of the DNS zone to query.

Exactly one of zone_name and zone_id must be specified.

zone_name

aliases: zone

string

The DNS zone to query.

Exactly one of zone_name and zone_id must be specified.

Notes

Note

  • Supports check_mode.

Examples

- name: Retrieve details for foo.com zone
  community.dns.hetzner_dns_zone_info:
    zone: foo.com
    hetzner_token: access_token
  register: rec

- name: Retrieve details for zone 23
  community.dns.hetzner_dns_zone_info:
    zone_id: 23
    hetzner_token: access_token

Return Values

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

Key

Description

zone_id

string

The ID of the zone.

Returned: success

Sample: 23

zone_info

dictionary

Extra information returned by the API.

Returned: success

created

string

The time when the zone was created.

Returned: success

Sample: “2021-07-15T19:23:58Z”

is_secondary_dns

boolean

Indicates whether the zone is a secondary DNS zone.

Returned: success

Sample: true

legacy_dns_host

string

Unknown.

Returned: success

legacy_ns

list / elements=string

List of nameservers during import.

Returned: success

modified

string

The time the zone was last modified.

Returned: success

Sample: “2021-07-15T19:23:58Z”

ns

list / elements=string

List of nameservers the zone should have for using Hetzner’s DNS.

Returned: success

owner

string

Owner of the zone.

Returned: success

paused

boolean

Unknown.

Returned: success

Sample: true

permission

string

Zone’s permissions.

Returned: success

project

string

Unknown.

Returned: success

records_count

integer

Number of records associated to this zone.

Returned: success

Sample: 0

registrar

string

Unknown.

Returned: success

status

string

Status of the zone.

Can be one of verified, failed and pending.

Returned: success

Sample: “verified”

ttl

integer

TTL of zone.

Returned: success

Sample: 0

txt_verification

dictionary

Shape of the TXT record that has to be set to verify a zone.

If name and token are empty, no TXT record needs to be set.

Returned: success

Sample: {“name”: “”, “token”: “”}

name

string

The TXT record’s name.

Returned: success

token

string

The TXT record’s content.

Returned: success

verified

string

Time when zone was verified.

Returned: success

Sample: “2021-07-15T19:23:58Z”

zone_name

integer

The name of the zone.

Returned: success

Sample: “example.com”

Authors

  • Markus Bergholz (@markuman)

  • Felix Fontein (@felixfontein)