community.network.ce_reboot – Reboot a 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_reboot.

Synopsis

  • Reboot a HUAWEI CloudEngine switches.

Requirements

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

  • ncclient

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
confirm
boolean / required
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
Safeguard boolean. Set to true if you're sure you want to reboot.
save_config
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
Flag indicating whether to save the configuration.

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: Reboot module test
  hosts: cloudengine
  connection: local
  gather_facts: no
  vars:
    cli:
      host: "{{ inventory_hostname }}"
      port: "{{ ansible_ssh_port }}"
      username: "{{ username }}"
      password: "{{ password }}"
      transport: cli

  tasks:
  - name: Reboot the device
    community.network.ce_reboot:
      confirm: true
      save_config: true
      provider: "{{ cli }}"

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
rebooted
boolean
success
Whether the device was instructed to reboot.

Sample:
True


Authors

  • Gong Jianjun (@QijunPan)