community.zabbix.zabbix_proxy_info – Gather information about Zabbix proxy

Note

This plugin is part of the community.zabbix collection (version 1.5.1).

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.

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

New in version 1.5.0: of community.zabbix

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 Choices/Defaults 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
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
Also return list of hosts monitored by the proxy.
proxy_name
string / required
Name of the Zabbix proxy.
server_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.

aliases: url
timeout
integer
Default:
10
The timeout of API request (seconds).
validate_certs
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
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.

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 Returned Description
zabbix_proxy
dictionary
always
example

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)