community.zabbix.zabbix_proxy_info module – Gather information about Zabbix proxy

Note

This module is part of the community.zabbix collection (version 1.8.0).

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.zabbix. You need further requirements to be able to use this module, see Requirements for details.

To use it in a playbook, specify: community.zabbix.zabbix_proxy_info.

New in community.zabbix 1.5.0

Synopsis

  • This module allows you to obtain detailed information about configured zabbix proxies.

Requirements

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

  • python >= 2.6

  • zabbix-api >= 0.5.4

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

http_login_password

string

Basic Auth password

http_login_user

string

Basic Auth login

login_password

string / required

Zabbix user password.

If not set the environment variable ZABBIX_PASSWORD will be used.

login_user

string / required

Zabbix user name.

If not set the environment variable ZABBIX_USERNAME will be used.

proxy_hosts

boolean

Also return list of hosts monitored by the proxy.

Choices:

  • false ← (default)

  • true

proxy_name

string / required

Name of the Zabbix proxy.

server_url

aliases: url

string / required

URL of Zabbix server, with protocol (http or https). url is an alias for server_url.

If not set the environment variable ZABBIX_SERVER will be used.

timeout

integer

The timeout of API request (seconds).

Default: 10

validate_certs

boolean

If set to False, SSL certificates will not be validated. This should only be used on personally controlled sites using self-signed certificates.

If not set the environment variable ZABBIX_VALIDATE_CERTS will be used.

Choices:

  • false

  • true ← (default)

Notes

Note

  • If you use login_password=zabbix, the word “zabbix” is replaced by “********” in all module output, because login_password uses no_log. See this FAQ for more information.

Examples

- name: Get zabbix proxy info alongside the list of hosts monitored by the proxy
  community.zabbix.zabbix_proxy_info:
    server_url: "http://zabbix.example.com/zabbix/"
    login_user: admin
    login_password: secret
    proxy_name: zbx01.example.com
    proxy_hosts: True

Return Values

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

Key

Description

zabbix_proxy

dictionary

example

Returned: always

Sample: {"auto_compress": "1", "custom_interfaces": "0", "description": "ExampleProxy", "discover": "0", "flags": "0", "host": "ExampleProxy", "hosts": [{"host": "ExampleHost", "hostid": "10453"}], "interface": {"available": "0", "details": [], "disable_until": "0", "dns": "ExampleProxy.local", "error": "", "errors_from": "0", "hostid": "10452", "interfaceid": "10", "ip": "10.1.1.2", "main": "1", "port": "10051", "type": "0", "useip": "1"}, "ipmi_authtype": "-1", "ipmi_password": "", "ipmi_privilege": "2", "ipmi_username": "", "lastaccess": "0", "maintenance_from": "0", "maintenance_status": "0", "maintenance_type": "0", "maintenanceid": "0", "name": "", "proxy_address": "", "proxy_hostid": "0", "proxyid": "10452", "status": "6", "templateid": "0", "tls_accept": "1", "tls_connect": "1", "tls_issuer": "", "tls_subject": "", "uuid": ""}

Authors

  • Dusan Matejka (@D3DeFi)