community.skydive.skydive_edge – Module to add edges to Skydive topology

Note

This plugin is part of the community.skydive 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.skydive.

To use it in a playbook, specify: community.skydive.skydive_edge.

Synopsis

  • This module handles setting up edges between two nodes based on the relationship type to the Skydive topology.

Requirements

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

  • skydive-client

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
child_node
string / required
To defined the second node of the link, it can be either an ID or a gremlin expression
host
string
Default:
""
To define the host of the node.
metadata
string
To define metadata for the edge.
parent_node
string / required
To defined the first node of the link, it can be either an ID or a gremlin expression
provider
string
A dict object containing connection details.
endpoint
string / required
Specifies the hostname/address along with the port as localhost:8082for connecting to the remote instance of SKYDIVE client over the REST API.
insecure
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
Ignore SSL certification verification.
password
string
Specifies the password to use to authenticate the connection to the remote instance of SKYDIVE client.
ssl
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
Specifies the ssl parameter that decides if the connection type shall be http or https.
user
string
Configures the username to use to authenticate the connection to the remote instance of SKYDIVE client.
relation_type
string / required
To define relation type of the node ownership, layer2, layer3.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
State of the Skydive Edge. If value is present new edge will be created else if it is absent it will be deleted.

Notes

Note

  • This module must be run locally, which can be achieved by specifying connection: local.

Examples

- name: create tor
  community.skydive.skydive_node:
    name: 'TOR'
    node_type: "fabric"
    seed: TOR
    metadata:
      Model: Cisco xxxx
    provider:
      endpoint: localhost:8082
      username: admin
      password: admin
  register: tor_result

- name: create port 1
  community.skydive.skydive_node:
    name: 'PORT1'
    node_type: 'fabric'
    seed: PORT1
    provider:
      endpoint: localhost:8082
      username: admin
      password: admin
  register: port1_result

- name: create port 2
  community.skydive.skydive_node:
    name: 'PORT2'
    node_type: 'fabric'
    seed: PORT2
    provider:
      endpoint: localhost:8082
      username: admin
      password: admin
  register: port2_result

- name: link node tor and port 1
  community.skydive.skydive_edge:
    parent_node: "{{ tor_result.UUID }}"
    child_node: "{{ port1_result.UUID }}"
    relation_type: ownership
    state: present
    provider:
      endpoint: localhost:8082
      username: admin
      password: admin

- name: link node tor and port 2
  community.skydive.skydive_edge:
    parent_node: "{{ tor_result.UUID }}"
    child_node: "{{ port2_result.UUID }}"
    relation_type: ownership
    state: present
    provider:
      endpoint: localhost:8082
      username: admin
      password: admin

- name: update link node tor and port 1 relation
  community.skydive.skydive_edge:
    parent_node: "{{ tor_result.UUID }}"
    child_node: "{{ port2_result.UUID }}"
    relation_type: layer2
    state: upadte
    provider:
      endpoint: localhost:8082
      username: admin
      password: admin

- name: Unlink tor and port 2
  community.skydive.skydive_edge:
    parent_node: "{{ tor_result.UUID }}"
    child_node: "{{ port2_result.UUID }}"
    relation_type: ownership
    state: absent
    provider:
      endpoint: localhost:8082
      username: admin
      password: admin

- name: link tor and port 2 via Gremlin expression
  community.skydive.skydive_edge:
    parent_node: G.V().Has('Name', 'TOR')
    child_node: G.V().Has('Name', 'PORT2')
    relation_type: ownership
    state: present
    provider:
      endpoint: localhost:8082
      username: admin
      password: admin

- name: Unlink tor and port 2 via Gremlin expression
  community.skydive.skydive_edge:
    parent_node: G.V().Has('Name', 'TOR')
    child_node: G.V().Has('Name', 'PORT2')
    relation_type: ownership
    state: absent
    provider:
      endpoint: localhost:8082
      username: admin
      password: admin

Authors

  • Sumit Jaiswal (@sjaiswal)