community.general.purefa_facts – Collect facts from Pure Storage FlashArray

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.purefa_facts.

DEPRECATED

Removed in

version 3.0.0

Why

Deprecated in favor of _info module.

Alternative

Use purestorage.flasharray.purefa_info instead.

Synopsis

  • Collect facts information from a Pure Storage Flasharray running the Purity//FA operating system. By default, the module will collect basic fact information including hosts, host groups, protection groups and volume counts. Additional fact information can be collected based on the configured set of arguments.

Requirements

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

  • python >= 2.7

  • purestorage

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
api_token
string / required
FlashArray API token for admin privileged user.
fa_url
string / required
FlashArray management IPv4 address or Hostname.
gather_subset
list / elements=string
Default:
"minimum"
When supplied, this argument will define the facts to be collected. Possible values for this include all, minimum, config, performance, capacity, network, subnet, interfaces, hgroups, pgroups, hosts, admins, volumes, snapshots, pods, vgroups, offload, apps and arrays.

Notes

Note

  • This module requires the purestorage Python library

  • You must set PUREFA_URL and PUREFA_API environment variables if fa_url and api_token arguments are not passed to the module directly

Examples

- name: Collect default set of facts
  community.general.purefa_facts:
    fa_url: 10.10.10.2
    api_token: e31060a7-21fc-e277-6240-25983c6c4592

- name: Collect configuration and capacity facts
  community.general.purefa_facts:
    gather_subset:
      - config
      - capacity
    fa_url: 10.10.10.2
    api_token: e31060a7-21fc-e277-6240-25983c6c4592

- name: Collect all facts
  community.general.purefa_facts:
    gather_subset:
      - all
    fa_url: 10.10.10.2
    api_token: e31060a7-21fc-e277-6240-25983c6c4592

Status

  • This module will be removed in version 3.0.0. [deprecated]

  • For more information see DEPRECATED.

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