community.general.ibm_sa_vol – Handle volumes on 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_vol.

Synopsis

  • This module creates or deletes volumes to be used on 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
endpoints
string / required
The hostname or management IP of Spectrum Accelerate storage system.
password
string / required
Password for username on the spectrum accelerate storage system.
pool
string
Volume pool.
size
string
Volume size.
state
string / required
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
Volume state.
username
string / required
Management user on the spectrum accelerate storage system.
vol
string / required
Volume name.

Notes

Note

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

Examples

- name: Create a new volume.
  community.general.ibm_sa_vol:
    vol: volume_name
    pool: pool_name
    size: 17
    state: present
    username: admin
    password: secret
    endpoints: hostdev-system

- name: Delete an existing volume.
  community.general.ibm_sa_vol:
    vol: volume_name
    state: absent
    username: admin
    password: secret
    endpoints: hostdev-system

Authors

  • Tzur Eliyahu (@tzure)