community.mongodb.mongodb_parameter – Change an administrative parameter on a MongoDB server

Note

This plugin is part of the community.mongodb collection (version 1.3.2).

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.mongodb.

To use it in a playbook, specify: community.mongodb.mongodb_parameter.

New in version 1.0.0: of community.mongodb

Synopsis

  • Change an administrative parameter on a MongoDB server.

Requirements

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

  • pymongo

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
auth_mechanism
string
    Choices:
  • SCRAM-SHA-256
  • SCRAM-SHA-1
  • MONGODB-X509
  • GSSAPI
  • PLAIN
Authentication type.
connection_options
list / elements=raw
Additional connection options.
Supply as a list of dicts or strings containing key value pairs seperated with '='.
login_database
string
Default:
"admin"
The database where login credentials are stored.
login_host
string
Default:
"localhost"
The host running MongoDB instance to login to.
login_password
string
The password used to authenticate with.
Required when login_user is specified.
login_port
integer
Default:
27017
The MongoDB server port to login to.
login_user
string
The MongoDB user to login with.
Required when login_password is specified.
param
string / required
MongoDB administrative parameter to modify.
param_type
string
    Choices:
  • int
  • str ←
Define the type of parameter value.
replica_set
string
Replica set to connect to (automatically connects to primary for writes).
ssl
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
Whether to use an SSL connection when connecting to the database.
ssl_ca_certs
string
The ssl_ca_certs option takes a path to a CA file.
ssl_cert_reqs
string
    Choices:
  • CERT_NONE
  • CERT_OPTIONAL
  • CERT_REQUIRED ←
Specifies whether a certificate is required from the other side of the connection, and whether it will be validated if provided.
ssl_certfile
string
Present a client certificate using the ssl_certfile option.
ssl_crlfile
string
The ssl_crlfile option takes a path to a CRL file.
ssl_keyfile
string
Private key for the client certificate.
ssl_pem_passphrase
string
Passphrase to decrypt encrypted private keys.
value
string / required
MongoDB administrative parameter value to set.

Notes

Note

Examples

- name: Set MongoDB syncdelay to 60 (this is an int)
  community.mongodb.mongodb_parameter:
    param: syncdelay
    value: 60
    param_type: int

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
after
string
success
value after modification

before
string
success
value before modification



Authors

  • Loic Blot (@nerzhul)