community.network.bcf_switch – Create and remove a bcf switch.

Note

This plugin is part of the community.network collection.

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

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

Synopsis

  • Create and remove a Big Cloud Fabric switch.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
access_token
string
Big Cloud Fabric access token. If this isn't set then the environment variable BIGSWITCH_ACCESS_TOKEN is used.
controller
string / required
The controller IP address.
fabric_role
string / required
    Choices:
  • spine
  • leaf
Fabric role of the switch.
leaf_group
string
The leaf group of the switch if the switch is a leaf.
mac
string / required
The MAC address of the switch.
name
string / required
The name of the switch.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
Whether the switch should be present or absent.
validate_certs
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
If false, SSL certificates will not be validated. This should only be used on personally controlled devices using self-signed certificates.

Examples

- name: Bcf leaf switch
  community.network.bcf_switch:
    name: Rack1Leaf1
    fabric_role: leaf
    leaf_group: R1
    mac: 00:00:00:02:00:02
    controller: '{{ inventory_hostname }}'
    state: present
    validate_certs: false

Authors

  • Ted (@tedelhourani)