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

Note

This module is part of the community.general collection (version 4.8.1).

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

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

The path to the bin directory of OpenDJ.

Default: “/opt/opendj/bin”

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

If configuration needs to be added/updated

Default: “present”

username

string

The username to connect to.

Default: “cn=Directory Manager”

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)