community.general.rhsm_repository – Manage RHSM repositories using the subscription-manager command

Note

This plugin is part of the community.general collection (version 3.4.0).

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

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

Synopsis

  • Manage (Enable/Disable) RHSM repositories to the Red Hat Subscription Management entitlement platform using the subscription-manager command.

Requirements

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

  • subscription-manager

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
name
list / elements=string / required
The ID of repositories to enable.
To operate on several repositories this can accept a comma separated list or a YAML list.
purge
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
Disable all currently enabled repositories that are not not specified in name. Only set this to True if passing in a list of repositories to the name field. Using this with loop will most likely not have the desired result.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present
  • enabled ←
  • absent
  • disabled
If state is equal to present or disabled, indicates the desired repository state.

Notes

Note

  • In order to manage RHSM repositories the system must be already registered to RHSM manually or using the Ansible redhat_subscription module.

Examples

- name: Enable a RHSM repository
  community.general.rhsm_repository:
    name: rhel-7-server-rpms

- name: Disable all RHSM repositories
  community.general.rhsm_repository:
    name: '*'
    state: disabled

- name: Enable all repositories starting with rhel-6-server
  community.general.rhsm_repository:
    name: rhel-6-server*
    state: enabled

- name: Disable all repositories except rhel-7-server-rpms
  community.general.rhsm_repository:
    name: rhel-7-server-rpms
    purge: True

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
repositories
list / elements=string
success
The list of RHSM repositories with their states.
When this module is used to change the repository states, this list contains the updated states after the changes.



Authors

  • Giovanni Sciortino (@giovannisciortino)