community.general.manageiq_tags – Management of resource tags in ManageIQ.

Note

This plugin is part of the community.general collection (version 4.2.0).

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.general.

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

Synopsis

  • The manageiq_tags module supports adding, updating and deleting tags in ManageIQ.

Requirements

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

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
manageiq_connection
dictionary
ManageIQ connection configuration information.
ca_cert
string
The path to a CA bundle file or directory with certificates. defaults to None.

aliases: ca_bundle_path
password
string
ManageIQ password. MIQ_PASSWORD env var if set. otherwise, required if no token is passed in.
token
string
ManageIQ token. MIQ_TOKEN env var if set. otherwise, required if no username or password is passed in.
url
string
ManageIQ environment url. MIQ_URL env var if set. otherwise, it is required to pass it.
username
string
ManageIQ username. MIQ_USERNAME env var if set. otherwise, required if no token is passed in.
validate_certs
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
Whether SSL certificates should be verified for HTTPS requests. defaults to True.

aliases: verify_ssl
resource_id
integer
added in 2.2.0 of community.general
The ID of the resource at which tags will be controlled.
Must be specified if resource_name is not set. Both options are mutually exclusive.
resource_name
string
The name of the resource at which tags will be controlled.
Must be specified if resource_id is not set. Both options are mutually exclusive.
resource_type
string / required
    Choices:
  • provider
  • host
  • vm
  • blueprint
  • category
  • cluster
  • data store
  • group
  • resource pool
  • service
  • service template
  • template
  • tenant
  • user
The relevant resource type in manageiq.
state
string
    Choices:
  • absent
  • present ←
  • list
absent - tags should not exist,
present - tags should exist,
list - list current tags.
tags
list / elements=dictionary
tags - list of dictionaries, each includes 'name' and 'category' keys.
required if state is present or absent.

Examples

- name: Create new tags for a provider in ManageIQ
  community.general.manageiq_tags:
    resource_name: 'EngLab'
    resource_type: 'provider'
    tags:
    - category: environment
      name: prod
    - category: owner
      name: prod_ops
    manageiq_connection:
      url: 'http://127.0.0.1:3000'
      username: 'admin'
      password: 'smartvm'
      validate_certs: False

- name: Create new tags for a provider in ManageIQ
  community.general.manageiq_tags:
    resource_id: 23000000790497
    resource_type: 'provider'
    tags:
    - category: environment
      name: prod
    - category: owner
      name: prod_ops
    manageiq_connection:
      url: 'http://127.0.0.1:3000'
      username: 'admin'
      password: 'smartvm'
      validate_certs: False

- name: Remove tags for a provider in ManageIQ
  community.general.manageiq_tags:
    state: absent
    resource_name: 'EngLab'
    resource_type: 'provider'
    tags:
    - category: environment
      name: prod
    - category: owner
      name: prod_ops
    manageiq_connection:
      url: 'http://127.0.0.1:3000'
      username: 'admin'
      password: 'smartvm'
      validate_certs: False

- name: List current tags for a provider in ManageIQ
  community.general.manageiq_tags:
    state: list
    resource_name: 'EngLab'
    resource_type: 'provider'
    manageiq_connection:
      url: 'http://127.0.0.1:3000'
      username: 'admin'
      password: 'smartvm'
      validate_certs: False

Authors

  • Daniel Korn (@dkorn)