community.general.proxmox_group_info – Retrieve information about one or more Proxmox VE groups

Note

This plugin is part of the community.general collection (version 2.2.0).

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

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

New in version 1.3.0: of community.general

Synopsis

  • Retrieve information about one or more Proxmox VE groups

Requirements

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

  • proxmoxer

  • requests

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
api_host
string / required
Specify the target host of the Proxmox VE cluster.
api_password
string
Specify the password to authenticate with.
You can use PROXMOX_PASSWORD environment variable.
api_token_id
string
added in 1.3.0 of community.general
Specify the token ID.
api_token_secret
string
added in 1.3.0 of community.general
Specify the token secret.
api_user
string / required
Specify the user to authenticate with.
group
string
Restrict results to a specific group.

aliases: groupid, name
validate_certs
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
If no, SSL certificates will not be validated.
This should only be used on personally controlled sites using self-signed certificates.

Examples

- name: List existing groups
  community.general.proxmox_group_info:
    api_host: helldorado
    api_user: [email protected]
    api_password: "{{ password | default(omit) }}"
    api_token_id: "{{ token_id | default(omit) }}"
    api_token_secret: "{{ token_secret | default(omit) }}"
  register: proxmox_groups

- name: Retrieve information about the admin group
  community.general.proxmox_group_info:
    api_host: helldorado
    api_user: [email protected]
    api_password: "{{ password | default(omit) }}"
    api_token_id: "{{ token_id | default(omit) }}"
    api_token_secret: "{{ token_secret | default(omit) }}"
    group: admin
  register: proxmox_group_admin

Return Values

Common return values are documented here, the following are the fields unique to this module:

Key Returned Description
proxmox_groups
list / elements=dictionary
always, but can be empty
List of groups.

 
comment
string
on success, can be absent
Short description of the group.

 
groupid
string
on success
Group name.

 
users
list / elements=string
on success
List of users in the group.



Authors

  • Tristan Le Guern (@Aversiste)