community.network.slxos_command – Run commands on remote devices running Extreme Networks SLX-OS
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
It is not included in
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:
Sends arbitrary commands to an SLX node and returns the results read from the device. This module includes an argument that will cause the module to wait for a specific condition before returning or timing out if the condition is not met.
This module does not support running commands in configuration mode. Please use community.network.slxos_config to configure SLX-OS devices.
Tested against SLX-OS 17s.1.02
If a command sent to the device requires answering a prompt, it is possible to pass a dict containing command, answer and prompt. See examples.
tasks: - name: Run show version on remote devices community.network.slxos_command: commands: show version - name: Run show version and check to see if output contains SLX community.network.slxos_command: commands: show version wait_for: result contains SLX - name: Run multiple commands on remote nodes community.network.slxos_command: commands: - show version - show interfaces - name: Run multiple commands and evaluate the output community.network.slxos_command: commands: - show version - show interface status wait_for: - result contains SLX - result contains Eth - name: Run command that requires answering a prompt community.network.slxos_command: commands: - command: 'clear sessions' prompt: 'This operation will logout all the user sessions. Do you want to continue (yes/no)?:' answer: y
Common return values are documented here, the following are the fields unique to this module: