community.network.ce_vxlan_global – Manages global attributes of VXLAN and bridge domain on HUAWEI CloudEngine devices.

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_vxlan_global.

Synopsis

  • Manages global attributes of VXLAN and bridge domain on HUAWEI CloudEngine devices.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
bridge_domain_id
string
Specifies a bridge domain ID. The value is an integer ranging from 1 to 16777215.
nvo3_acl_extend
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enabling or disabling the VXLAN ACL extension function.
nvo3_ecmp_hash
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Load balancing of VXLAN packets through ECMP in optimized mode.
nvo3_eth_trunk_hash
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Eth-Trunk from load balancing VXLAN packets in optimized mode.
nvo3_gw_enhanced
string
    Choices:
  • l2
  • l3
Configuring the Layer 3 VXLAN Gateway to Work in Non-loopback Mode.
nvo3_prevent_loops
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Loop prevention of VXLAN traffic in non-enhanced mode. When the device works in non-enhanced mode, inter-card forwarding of VXLAN traffic may result in loops.
nvo3_service_extend
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enabling or disabling the VXLAN service extension function.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
Determines whether the config should be present or not on the device.
tunnel_mode_vxlan
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Set the tunnel mode to VXLAN when configuring the VXLAN feature.

Notes

Note

  • Recommended connection is network_cli.

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

Examples

- name: Vxlan global module test
  hosts: ce128
  connection: local
  gather_facts: no
  vars:
    cli:
      host: "{{ inventory_hostname }}"
      port: "{{ ansible_ssh_port }}"
      username: "{{ username }}"
      password: "{{ password }}"
      transport: cli

  tasks:

  - name: Create bridge domain and set tunnel mode to VXLAN
    community.network.ce_vxlan_global:
      bridge_domain_id: 100
      nvo3_acl_extend: enable
      provider: "{{ cli }}"

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
verbose mode
k/v pairs of configuration after module execution

Sample:
{'bridge_domain_id': {'100': None, '80': None, '90': None}, 'nvo3_acl_extend': 'enable'}
existing
dictionary
verbose mode
k/v pairs of existing configuration

Sample:
{'bridge_domain': {'80': None, '90': None}, 'nvo3_acl_extend': 'disable'}
proposed
dictionary
verbose mode
k/v pairs of parameters passed into module

Sample:
{'bridge_domain_id': '100', 'nvo3_acl_extend': 'enable', 'state="present"': None}
updates
list / elements=string
always
commands sent to the device

Sample:
['bridge-domain 100', 'ip tunnel mode vxlan']


Authors

  • QijunPan (@QijunPan)