community.network.avi_gslb – Module for setup of Gslb Avi RESTful Object

Note

This plugin is part of the community.network collection (version 3.0.0).

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

To use it in a playbook, specify: community.network.avi_gslb.

Synopsis

Requirements

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

  • avisdk

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
api_context
dictionary
Avi API context that includes current session ID and CSRF Token.
This allows user to perform single login and re-use the session.
api_version
string
Default:
"16.4.4"
Avi API version of to use for Avi API and objects.
async_interval
string
Frequency with which messages are propagated to vs mgr.
Value of 0 disables async behavior and rpc are sent inline.
Allowed values are 0-5.
Field introduced in 18.2.3.
Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as 0.
avi_api_patch_op
string
    Choices:
  • add
  • replace
  • delete
Patch operation to use when using avi_api_update_method as patch.
avi_api_update_method
string
    Choices:
  • put ←
  • patch
Default method for object update is HTTP PUT.
Setting to patch will override that behavior to use HTTP PATCH.
avi_credentials
dictionary
Avi Credentials dictionary which can be used in lieu of enumerating Avi Controller login details.
api_version
string
Default:
"16.4.4"
Avi controller version
controller
string
Avi controller IP or SQDN
csrftoken
string
Avi controller API csrftoken to reuse existing session with session id
password
string
Avi controller password
port
string
Avi controller port
session_id
string
Avi controller API session id to reuse existing session with csrftoken
tenant
string
Default:
"admin"
Avi controller tenant
tenant_uuid
string
Avi controller tenant UUID
timeout
string
Default:
300
Avi controller request timeout
token
string
Avi controller API token
username
string
Avi controller username
avi_disable_session_cache_as_fact
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
It disables avi session information to be cached as a fact.
clear_on_max_retries
string
Max retries after which the remote site is treated as a fresh start.
In fresh start all the configs are downloaded.
Allowed values are 1-1024.
Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as 20.
client_ip_addr_group
string
Group to specify if the client ip addresses are public or private.
Field introduced in 17.1.2.
controller
string
Default:
""
IP address or hostname of the controller. The default value is the environment variable AVI_CONTROLLER.
description
string
User defined description for the object.
dns_configs
string
Sub domain configuration for the gslb.
Gslb service's fqdn must be a match one of these subdomains.
is_federated
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
This field indicates that this object is replicated across gslb federation.
Field introduced in 17.1.3.
Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as True.
leader_cluster_uuid
string / required
Mark this site as leader of gslb configuration.
This site is the one among the avi sites.
maintenance_mode
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
This field disables the configuration operations on the leader for all federated objects.
Cud operations on gslb, gslbservice, gslbgeodbprofile and other federated objects will be rejected.
The rest-api disabling helps in upgrade scenarios where we don't want configuration sync operations to the gslb member when the member is being
upgraded.
This configuration programmatically blocks the leader from accepting new gslb configuration when member sites are undergoing upgrade.
Field introduced in 17.2.1.
Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as False.
name
string / required
Name for the gslb object.
password
string
Default:
""
Password of Avi user in Avi controller. The default value is the environment variable AVI_PASSWORD.
send_interval
string
Frequency with which group members communicate.
Allowed values are 1-3600.
Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as 15.
send_interval_prior_to_maintenance_mode
string
The user can specify a send-interval while entering maintenance mode.
The validity of this 'maintenance send-interval' is only during maintenance mode.
When the user leaves maintenance mode, the original send-interval is reinstated.
This internal variable is used to store the original send-interval.
Field introduced in 18.2.3.
sites
string
Select avi site member belonging to this gslb.
state
string
    Choices:
  • absent
  • present ←
The state that should be applied on the entity.
tenant
string
Default:
"admin"
Name of tenant used for all Avi API calls and context of object.
tenant_ref
string
It is a reference to an object of type tenant.
tenant_uuid
string
Default:
""
UUID of tenant used for all Avi API calls and context of object.
third_party_sites
string
Third party site member belonging to this gslb.
Field introduced in 17.1.1.
url
string
Avi controller URL of the object.
username
string
Default:
""
Username used for accessing Avi controller. The default value is the environment variable AVI_USERNAME.
uuid
string
Uuid of the gslb object.
view_id
string
The view-id is used in change-leader mode to differentiate partitioned groups while they have the same gslb namespace.
Each partitioned group will be able to operate independently by using the view-id.
Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as 0.

Notes

Note

Examples

- name: Example to create Gslb object
  community.network.avi_gslb:
    name: "test-gslb"
    avi_credentials:
      username: '{{ username }}'
      password: '{{ password }}'
      controller: '{{ controller }}'
    sites:
      - name: "test-site1"
        username: "gslb_username"
        password: "gslb_password"
        ip_addresses:
          - type: "V4"
            addr: "10.10.28.83"
        enabled: True
        member_type: "GSLB_ACTIVE_MEMBER"
        port: 443
        cluster_uuid: "cluster-d4ee5fcc-3e0a-4d4f-9ae6-4182bc605829"
      - name: "test-site2"
        username: "gslb_username"
        password: "gslb_password"
        ip_addresses:
          - type: "V4"
            addr: "10.10.28.86"
        enabled: True
        member_type: "GSLB_ACTIVE_MEMBER"
        port: 443
        cluster_uuid: "cluster-0c37ae8d-ab62-410c-ad3e-06fa831950b1"
    dns_configs:
      - domain_name: "test1.com"
      - domain_name: "test2.com"
    leader_cluster_uuid: "cluster-d4ee5fcc-3e0a-4d4f-9ae6-4182bc605829"

- name: Update Gslb site's configurations (Patch Add Operation)
  community.network.avi_gslb:
    avi_credentials:
      username: '{{ username }}'
      password: '{{ password }}'
      controller: '{{ controller }}'
    avi_api_update_method: patch
    avi_api_patch_op: add
    leader_cluster_uuid: "cluster-d4ee5fcc-3e0a-4d4f-9ae6-4182bc605829"
    name: "test-gslb"
    dns_configs:
      - domain_name: "temp1.com"
      - domain_name: "temp2.com"
    gslb_sites_config:
      - ip_addr: "10.10.28.83"
        dns_vses:
          - dns_vs_uuid: "virtualservice-f2a711cd-5e78-473f-8f47-d12de660fd62"
            domain_names:
              - "test1.com"
              - "test2.com"
      - ip_addr: "10.10.28.86"
        dns_vses:
          - dns_vs_uuid: "virtualservice-c1a63a16-f2a1-4f41-aab4-1e90f92a5e49"
            domain_names:
              - "temp1.com"
              - "temp2.com"

- name: Update Gslb site's configurations (Patch Replace Operation)
  community.network.avi_gslb:
    avi_credentials:
      username: "{{ username }}"
      password: "{{ password }}"
      controller: "{{ controller }}"
    # On basis of cluster leader uuid dns_configs is set for that particular leader cluster
    leader_cluster_uuid: "cluster-84aa795f-8f09-42bb-97a4-5103f4a53da9"
    name: "test-gslb"
    avi_api_update_method: patch
    avi_api_patch_op: replace
    dns_configs:
      - domain_name: "test3.com"
      - domain_name: "temp3.com"
    gslb_sites_config:
      # Ip address is mapping key for dns_vses field update. For the given IP address,
      # dns_vses is updated.
      - ip_addr: "10.10.28.83"
        dns_vses:
          - dns_vs_uuid: "virtualservice-7c947ed4-77f3-4a52-909c-4f12afaf5bb0"
            domain_names:
              - "test3.com"
      - ip_addr: "10.10.28.86"
        dns_vses:
          - dns_vs_uuid: "virtualservice-799b2c6d-7f2d-4c3f-94c6-6e813b20b674"
            domain_names:
              - "temp3.com"

- name: Update Gslb site's configurations (Patch Delete Operation)
  community.network.avi_gslb:
    avi_credentials:
      username: "{{ username }}"
      password: "{{ password }}"
      controller: "{{ controller }}"
    # On basis of cluster leader uuid dns_configs is set for that particular leader cluster
    leader_cluster_uuid: "cluster-84aa795f-8f09-42bb-97a4-5103f4a53da9"
    name: "test-gslb"
    avi_api_update_method: patch
    avi_api_patch_op: delete
    dns_configs:
    gslb_sites_config:
      - ip_addr: "10.10.28.83"
      - ip_addr: "10.10.28.86"

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
obj
dictionary
success, changed
Gslb (api/gslb) object



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