community.general.stacki_host – Add or remove host to stacki front-end

Note

This plugin is part of the community.general collection (version 3.7.0).

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

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

Synopsis

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
appliance
string
Default:
"backend"
Applicance to be used in host creation.
Required if state is present and host does not yet exist.
force_install
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
Set value to true to force node into install state if it already exists in stacki.
name
string / required
Name of the host to be added to Stacki.
network
string
Default:
"private"
Network to be configured in the host.
Currently not used by the module.
prim_intf
string
Name of the primary network interface.
Currently not used by the module.
prim_intf_ip
string
IP Address for the primary network interface.
Currently not used by the module.
prim_intf_mac
string
MAC Address for the primary PXE boot network interface.
Currently not used by the module.
rack
integer
Rack to be used in host creation.
Required if state is present and host does not yet exist.
rank
integer
Rank to be used in host creation.
In Stacki terminology, the rank is the position of the machine in a rack.
Required if state is present and host does not yet exist.
stacki_endpoint
string / required
URL for the Stacki API Endpoint.
stacki_password
string / required
Password for authenticating with Stacki API, but if not specified, the environment variable stacki_password is used instead.
stacki_user
string / required
Username for authenticating with Stacki API, but if not specified, the environment variable stacki_user is used instead.
state
string
    Choices:
  • absent
  • present ←
Set value to the desired state for the specified host.

Examples

- name: Add a host named test-1
  community.general.stacki_host:
    name: test-1
    stacki_user: usr
    stacki_password: pwd
    stacki_endpoint: url
    prim_intf_mac: mac_addr
    prim_intf_ip: x.x.x.x
    prim_intf: eth0

- name: Remove a host named test-1
  community.general.stacki_host:
    name: test-1
    stacki_user: usr
    stacki_password: pwd
    stacki_endpoint: url
    state: absent

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
changed
boolean
always
response to whether or not the api call completed successfully

Sample:
True
stdout
list / elements=string
always
the set of responses from the commands

Sample:
['...', '...']
stdout_lines
list / elements=string
always
the value of stdout split into a list

Sample:
[['...', '...'], ['...'], ['...']]


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