community.sap.sap_user module – This module will manage a user entities in a SAP S4/HANA environment

Note

This module is part of the community.sap collection (version 1.0.0).

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.sap.

To use it in a playbook, specify: community.sap.sap_user.

New in version 1.0.0: of community.sap

Synopsis

  • The community.sap.sap_user module depends on pyrfc Python library (version 2.4.0 and upwards). Depending on distribution you are using, you may need to install additional packages to have these available.

  • This module will use the following user BAPIs to manage user entities. - BAPI_USER_GET_DETAIL - BAPI_USER_DELETE - BAPI_USER_CREATE1 - BAPI_USER_CHANGE - BAPI_USER_ACTGROUPS_ASSIGN - BAPI_USER_PROFILES_ASSIGN - BAPI_USER_UNLOCK - BAPI_USER_LOCK

Requirements

The below requirements are needed on the host that executes this module.

  • pyrfc >= 2.4.0

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

client

string

The client number to connect to.

You must quote the value to ensure retaining the leading zeros.

Default: “000”

company

string

The specific company the user belongs to.

The company name must be available in the SAP system.

conn_password

string / required

The required password for the SAP system.

conn_username

string / required

The required username for the SAP system.

email

string

The email address of the user in the SAP system.

firstname

string

The Firstname of the user in the SAP system.

force

boolean

Must be 'True' if the password or type should be overwritten.

Choices:

  • no ← (default)

  • yes

host

string / required

The required host for the SAP system. Can be either an FQDN or IP Address.

lastname

string

The lastname of the user in the SAP system.

password

string

The password for the user in the SAP system.

profiles

list / elements=string

Assign profiles to the user.

Should be in uppercase, for example 'SAP_NEW' or 'SAP_ALL'.

Default: [“”]

roles

list / elements=string

Assign roles to the user.

Default: [“”]

state

string

The decision what to do with the user.

Choices:

  • present ← (default)

  • absent

  • lock

  • unlock

sysnr

string

The system number of the SAP system.

You must quote the value to ensure retaining the leading zeros.

Default: “00”

user_type

string

The type for the user in the SAP system.

'A' Dialog user, 'B' System User, 'C' Communication User, 'S' Service User, 'L' Reference User.

Must be in uppercase.

Choices:

  • A ← (default)

  • B

  • C

  • S

  • L

useralias

string

The alias for the user in the SAP system.

username

string / required

The username.

Notes

Note

  • Does not support check_mode.

Examples

- name: Create SAP User
  community.sap.sap_user:
    conn_username: 'DDIC'
    conn_password: 'Test123'
    host: 192.168.1.150
    sysnr: '01'
    client: '000'
    state: present
    username: ADMIN
    firstname: first_admin
    lastname: last_admin
    email: [email protected]
    password: Test123456
    useralias: ADMIN
    company: DEFAULT_COMPANY
    roles:
      - "SAP_ALL"

- name: Force change SAP User
  community.sap.sap_user:
    conn_username: 'DDIC'
    conn_password: 'Test123'
    host: 192.168.1.150
    sysnr: '01'
    client: '000'
    state: present
    force: true
    username: ADMIN
    firstname: first_admin
    lastname: last_admin
    email: [email protected]
    password: Test123456
    useralias: ADMIN
    company: DEFAULT_COMPANY
    roles:
      - "SAP_ALL"

- name: Delete SAP User
  community.sap.sap_user:
    conn_username: 'DDIC'
    conn_password: 'Test123'
    host: 192.168.1.150
    sysnr: '01'
    client: '000'
    state: absent
    force: true
    username: ADMIN

- name: Unlock SAP User
  community.sap.sap_user:
    conn_username: 'DDIC'
    conn_password: 'Test123'
    host: 192.168.1.150
    sysnr: '01'
    client: '000'
    state: unlock
    force: true
    username: ADMIN

Return Values

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

Key

Description

msg

string

A small execution description about the user action.

Returned: always

Sample: “User ADMIN created”

out

list / elements=dictionary

A detailed description about the user action.

Returned: on success

Sample: [”…”, {“RETURN”: [{“FIELD”: “BNAME”, “ID”: “01”, “LOG_MSG_NO”: “000000”, “LOG_NO”: “”, “MESSAGE”: “User ADMIN created”, “MESSAGE_V1”: “ADMIN”, “MESSAGE_V2”: “”, “MESSAGE_V3”: “”, “MESSAGE_V4”: “”, “NUMBER”: “102”, “PARAMETER”: “”, “ROW”: 0, “SYSTEM”: “”, “TYPE”: “S”}], “SAPUSER_UUID_HIST”: []}]

Authors

  • Rainer Leber (@rainerleber)