community.network.ce_lldp – Manages LLDP configuration on HUAWEI CloudEngine switches.

Note

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

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.network.

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

New in version 0.2.0: of community.network

Synopsis

  • Manages LLDP configuration on HUAWEI CloudEngine switches.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
bind_name
string
Binding interface name.
fast_count
integer
The number of LLDP messages sent to the neighbor nodes by the specified device.
hold_multiplier
integer
Time multiplier for device information in neighbor devices.
interval
integer
Frequency at which LLDP advertisements are sent (in seconds).
lldpenable
string
    Choices:
  • enabled
  • disabled
Set global LLDP enable state.
management_address
string
The management IP address of LLDP.
mdn_notification_interval
integer
Delay time for sending MDN neighbor information change alarm.
mdnstatus
string
    Choices:
  • rxOnly
  • disabled
Set global MDN enable state.
notification_interval
integer
Suppression time for sending LLDP alarm.
restart_delay
integer
Specifies the delay time of the interface LLDP module from disabled state to re enable.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
Manage the state of the resource.
transmit_delay
integer
Delay time for sending LLDP messages.

Notes

Note

  • This module requires the netconf system service be enabled on the remote device being managed.

  • Recommended connection is netconf.

  • This module also works with local connections for legacy playbooks.

Examples

- name: "Configure global LLDP enable state"
  community.network.ce_lldp:
    lldpenable: enabled

- name: "Configure global MDN enable state"
  community.network.ce_lldp:
    mdnstatus: rxOnly

- name: "Configure LLDP transmit interval and ensure global LLDP state is already enabled"
  community.network.ce_lldp:
    enable: enable
    interval: 32

- name: "Configure LLDP transmit multiplier hold and ensure global LLDP state is already enabled"
  community.network.ce_lldp:
    enable: enable
    hold_multiplier: 5

- name: "Configure the delay time of the interface LLDP module from disabled state to re enable"
  community.network.ce_lldp:
    enable: enable
    restart_delay: 3

- name: "Reset the delay time for sending LLDP messages"
  community.network.ce_lldp:
    enable: enable
    transmit_delay: 4

- name: "Configure device to send neighbor device information change alarm delay time"
  community.network.ce_lldp:
    lldpenable: enabled
    notification_interval: 6

- name: "Configure the number of LLDP messages sent to the neighbor nodes by the specified device"
  community.network.ce_lldp:
    enable: enable
    fast_count: 5

- name: "Configure the delay time for sending MDN neighbor information change alarm"
  community.network.ce_lldp:
    enable: enable
    mdn_notification_interval: 6
- name: "Configuring the management IP address of LLDP"
  community.network.ce_lldp:
    enable: enable
    management_address: 10.1.0.1

- name: "Configuring LLDP to manage the binding relationship between IP addresses and interfaces"
  community.network.ce_lldp:
    enable: enable
    bind_name: LoopBack2

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
changed
boolean
always
check to see if a change was made on the device

Sample:
True
end_state
dictionary
always
k/v pairs of global LLDP configuration after module execution.

Sample:
{'bind_name': 'LoopBack2', 'fast_count': '5', 'hold_multiplier': '5', 'interval': '32', 'lldpenable': 'enabled', 'management_address': '10.1.0.1', 'mdn_notification_interval': '6', 'mdnstatus': 'rxOnly', 'notification_interval': '6', 'restart_delay': '3', 'transmit_delay': '4'}
existing
dictionary
always
k/v pairs of existing global LLDP configuration.

Sample:
{'lldpenable': 'disabled', 'mdnstatus': 'disabled'}
proposed
dictionary
always
k/v pairs of parameters passed into module

Sample:
{'bind_name': 'LoopBack2', 'fast_count': '5', 'hold_multiplier': '5', 'interval': '32', 'lldpenable': 'enabled', 'management_address': '10.1.0.1', 'mdn_notification_interval': '6', 'mdnstatus': 'rxOnly', 'notification_interval': '6', 'restart_delay': '3', 'state': 'present', 'transmit_delay': '4'}
updates
list / elements=string
always
command sent to the device

Sample:
['lldp enable', 'lldp mdn enable', 'lldp transmit interval 32', 'lldp transmit multiplier 5', 'lldp restart 3', 'lldp transmit delay 4', 'lldp trap-interval 6', 'lldp fast-count 5', 'lldp mdn trap-interval 6', 'lldp management-address 10.1.0.1', 'lldp management-address bind interface LoopBack 2']


Authors

  • xuxiaowei0512 (@CloudEngine-Ansible)