community.network.cnos_logging – Manage logging on network devices

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.cnos_logging.

Synopsis

  • This module provides declarative management of logging on Cisco Cnos devices.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
aggregate
string
List of logging definitions.
dest
string
    Choices:
  • server
  • console
  • monitor
  • logfile
Destination of the logs. Lenovo uses the term server instead of host in its CLI.
facility
string
Set logging facility. This is applicable only for server logging
level
string
Default:
5
Set logging severity levels. 0-emerg;1-alert;2-crit;3-err;4-warn; 5-notif;6-inform;7-debug
name
string
If value of dest is file it indicates file-name and for server indicates the server name to be notified.
size
string
Default:
10485760
Size of buffer. The acceptable value is in range from 4096 to 4294967295 bytes.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
State of the logging configuration.

Notes

Note

  • Tested against CNOS 10.9.1

Examples

- name: Configure server logging
  community.network.cnos_logging:
    dest: server
    name: 10.241.107.224
    facility: local7
    state: present

- name: Remove server logging configuration
  community.network.cnos_logging:
    dest: server
    name: 10.241.107.224
    state: absent

- name: Configure console logging level and facility
  community.network.cnos_logging:
    dest: console
    level: 7
    state: present

- name: Configure buffer size
  community.network.cnos_logging:
    dest: logfile
    level: 5
    name: testfile
    size: 5000

- name: Configure logging using aggregate
  community.network.cnos_logging:
    aggregate:
      - { dest: console, level: 6 }
      - { dest: logfile, size: 9000 }

- name: Remove logging using aggregate
  community.network.cnos_logging:
    aggregate:
      - { dest: console, level: 6 }
      - { dest: logfile, name: anil, size: 9000 }
    state: absent

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
commands
list / elements=string
always
The list of configuration mode commands to send to the device

Sample:
['logging console 7', 'logging server 10.241.107.224']


Authors

  • Anil Kumar Muraleedharan (@amuraleedhar)