community.general.ibm_sa_host – Adds hosts to or removes them from IBM Spectrum Accelerate Family storage systems.

Note

This plugin is part of the community.general collection.

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

To use it in a playbook, specify: community.general.ibm_sa_host.

Synopsis

  • This module adds hosts to or removes them from IBM Spectrum Accelerate Family storage systems.

Requirements

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

  • python >= 2.7

  • pyxcli

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
cluster
string
The name of the cluster to include the host.
domain
string
The domains the cluster will be attached to. To include more than one domain, separate domain names with commas. To include all existing domains, use an asterisk ("*").
endpoints
string / required
The hostname or management IP of Spectrum Accelerate storage system.
host
string / required
Host name.
iscsi_chap_name
string
The host's CHAP name identifier
iscsi_chap_secret
string
The password of the initiator used to authenticate to the system when CHAP is enable
password
string / required
Password for username on the spectrum accelerate storage system.
state
string / required
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
Host state.
username
string / required
Management user on the spectrum accelerate storage system.

Notes

Note

  • This module requires pyxcli python library. Use ‘pip install pyxcli’ in order to get pyxcli.

Examples

- name: Define new host.
  community.general.ibm_sa_host:
    host: host_name
    state: present
    username: admin
    password: secret
    endpoints: hostdev-system

- name: Delete host.
  community.general.ibm_sa_host:
    host: host_name
    state: absent
    username: admin
    password: secret
    endpoints: hostdev-system

Authors

  • Tzur Eliyahu (@tzure)