community.network.ce_reboot – Reboot a HUAWEI CloudEngine switches.

Note

This plugin is part of the community.network collection (version 1.3.0).

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)