community.network.pn_snmp_community – CLI command to create/modify/delete snmp-community

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.pn_snmp_community.

Synopsis

  • This module can be used to create SNMP communities for SNMPv1 or delete SNMP communities for SNMPv1 or modify SNMP communities for SNMPv1.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
pn_cliswitch
string
Target switch to run the CLI on.
pn_community_string
string
community name.
pn_community_type
string
    Choices:
  • read-only
  • read-write
community type.
state
string / required
    Choices:
  • present
  • absent
  • update
State the action to perform. Use present to create snmp-community and absent to delete snmp-community update to update snmp-community.

Examples

- name: Create snmp community
  community.network.pn_snmp_community:
    pn_cliswitch: "sw01"
    state: "present"
    pn_community_string: "foo"
    pn_community_type: "read-write"

- name: Delete snmp community
  community.network.pn_snmp_community:
    pn_cliswitch: "sw01"
    state: "absent"
    pn_community_string: "foo"

- name: Modify snmp community
  community.network.pn_snmp_community:
    pn_cliswitch: "sw01"
    state: "update"
    pn_community_string: "foo"
    pn_community_type: "read-only"

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
changed
boolean
always
indicates whether the CLI caused changes on the target.

command
string
always
the CLI command run on the target node.

stderr
list / elements=string
on error
set of error responses from the snmp-community command.

stdout
list / elements=string
always
set of responses from the snmp-community command.



Authors

  • Pluribus Networks (@rajaspachipulusu17)