community.zabbix.zabbix_proxy – Create/delete/get/update Zabbix proxies

Note

This plugin is part of the community.zabbix collection.

To install it use: ansible-galaxy collection install community.zabbix.

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

Synopsis

  • This module allows you to create, modify, get and delete Zabbix proxy entries.

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
ca_cert
string
Certificate issuer.

aliases: tls_issuer
description
string
Description of the proxy.
http_login_password
string
Basic Auth password
http_login_user
string
Basic Auth login
interface
dictionary
Default:
{}
Dictionary with params for the interface when proxy is in passive mode.
For more information, review proxy interface documentation at
dns
string
Default:
""
DNS name of the proxy interface.
Required if useip=0.
ip
string
Default:
""
IP address used by proxy interface.
Required if useip=1.
main
integer
Default:
0
Whether the interface is used as default.
This suboption is currently ignored for Zabbix proxy.
This suboption is deprecated since Ansible 2.10 and will eventually be removed in 2.14.
port
string
Default:
"10051"
Port used by proxy interface.
type
integer
Default:
0
Interface type to add.
This suboption is currently ignored for Zabbix proxy.
This suboption is deprecated since Ansible 2.10 and will eventually be removed in 2.14.
useip
integer
    Choices:
  • 0
  • 1
Default:
0
Connect to proxy interface with IP address instead of DNS name.
0 (don't use ip), 1 (use ip).
login_password
string / required
Zabbix user password.
login_user
string / required
Zabbix user name.
proxy_address
string
Comma-delimited list of IP/CIDR addresses or DNS names to accept active proxy requests from.
Requires status=active.
Works only with >= Zabbix 4.0. ( remove option for <= 4.0 )
proxy_name
string / required
Name of the proxy in Zabbix.
server_url
string / required
URL of Zabbix server, with protocol (http or https). url is an alias for server_url.

aliases: url
state
string
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
State of the proxy.
On present, it will create if proxy does not exist or update the proxy if the associated data is different.
On absent will remove a proxy if it exists.
status
string
    Choices:
  • active ←
  • passive
Type of proxy. (4 - active, 5 - passive)
timeout
integer
Default:
10
The timeout of API request (seconds).
tls_accept
string
    Choices:
  • no_encryption ←
  • PSK
  • certificate
Connections from proxy.
tls_connect
string
    Choices:
  • no_encryption ←
  • PSK
  • certificate
Connections to proxy.
tls_psk
string
The preshared key, at least 32 hex digits. Required if either tls_connect or tls_accept has PSK enabled.
tls_psk_identity
string
PSK identity. Required if either tls_connect or tls_accept has PSK enabled.
tls_subject
string
Certificate subject.
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.

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: Create or update a proxy with proxy type active
  local_action:
    module: community.zabbix.zabbix_proxy
    server_url: http://monitor.example.com
    login_user: username
    login_password: password
    proxy_name: ExampleProxy
    description: ExampleProxy
    status: active
    state: present
    proxy_address: ExampleProxy.local

- name: Create a new passive proxy using only it's IP
  local_action:
    module: community.zabbix.zabbix_proxy
    server_url: http://monitor.example.com
    login_user: username
    login_password: password
    proxy_name: ExampleProxy
    description: ExampleProxy
    status: passive
    state: present
    interface:
      useip: 1
      ip: 10.1.1.2
      port: 10051

- name: Create a new passive proxy using only it's DNS
  local_action:
    module: community.zabbix.zabbix_proxy
    server_url: http://monitor.example.com
    login_user: username
    login_password: password
    proxy_name: ExampleProxy
    description: ExampleProxy
    status: passive
    state: present
    interface:
      dns: proxy.example.com
      port: 10051

Authors

  • Alen Komic (@akomic)