community.general.udm_group – Manage of the posix group

Note

This plugin is part of the community.general collection.

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 Choices/Defaults 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
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
Whether the group is present or not.
subpath
string
Subpath inside the OU, e.g. cn=classes,cn=students,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)