community.general.udm_group module – Manage of the posix group

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.udm_group.

Synopsis

  • This module allows to manage user groups on a univention corporate server (UCS). It uses the python API of the UCS to create a new object or edit it.

Requirements

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

  • Python >= 2.6

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

description

string

Group description.

name

string / required

Name of the posix group.

ou

string

LDAP OU, e.g. school for LDAP OU ou=school,dc=example,dc=com.

position

string

define the whole ldap position of the group, e.g. cn=g123m-1A,cn=classes,cn=schueler,cn=groups,ou=schule,dc=example,dc=com.

state

string

Whether the group is present or not.

Choices:

  • present ← (default)

  • absent

subpath

string

Subpath inside the OU, e.g. cn=classes,cn=students,cn=groups.

Default: “cn=groups”

Examples

- name: Create a POSIX group
  community.general.udm_group:
    name: g123m-1A

# Create a POSIX group with the exact DN
# C(cn=g123m-1A,cn=classes,cn=students,cn=groups,ou=school,dc=school,dc=example,dc=com)
- name: Create a POSIX group with a DN
  community.general.udm_group:
    name: g123m-1A
    subpath: 'cn=classes,cn=students,cn=groups'
    ou: school

# or
- name: Create a POSIX group with a DN
  community.general.udm_group:
    name: g123m-1A
    position: 'cn=classes,cn=students,cn=groups,ou=school,dc=school,dc=example,dc=com'

Authors

  • Tobias Rüetschi (@keachi)