community.general.opendj_backendprop – Will update the backend configuration of OpenDJ via the dsconfig set-backend-prop command.

Note

This plugin is part of the community.general collection (version 3.8.1).

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.opendj_backendprop.

Synopsis

  • This module will update settings for OpenDJ with the command set-backend-prop.

  • It will check first via de get-backend-prop if configuration needs to be applied.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
backend
string / required
The name of the backend on which the property needs to be updated.
hostname
string / required
The hostname of the OpenDJ server.
name
string / required
The configuration setting to update.
opendj_bindir
path
Default:
"/opt/opendj/bin"
The path to the bin directory of OpenDJ.
password
string
The password for the cn=Directory Manager user.
Either password or passwordfile is needed.
passwordfile
path
Location to the password file which holds the password for the cn=Directory Manager user.
Either password or passwordfile is needed.
port
string / required
The Admin port on which the OpenDJ instance is available.
state
string
Default:
"present"
If configuration needs to be added/updated
username
string
Default:
"cn=Directory Manager"
The username to connect to.
value
string / required
The value for the configuration item.

Examples

- name: Add or update OpenDJ backend properties
  action: opendj_backendprop
          hostname=localhost
          port=4444
          username="cn=Directory Manager"
          password=password
          backend=userRoot
          name=index-entry-limit
          value=5000

Authors

  • Werner Dijkerman (@dj-wasabi)