dellemc.enterprise_sonic.sonic_bgp_communities – Manage BGP community and its parameters

Note

This plugin is part of the dellemc.enterprise_sonic collection (version 1.1.0).

To install it use: ansible-galaxy collection install dellemc.enterprise_sonic.

To use it in a playbook, specify: dellemc.enterprise_sonic.sonic_bgp_communities.

New in version 1.0.0: of dellemc.enterprise_sonic

Synopsis

  • This module provides configuration management of BGP bgp_communities for device running Enterprise SONiC Distribution by Dell Technologies.

Note

This module has a corresponding action plugin.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
config
list / elements=dictionary
A list of 'bgp_communities' configurations.
aann
string
Community number aa:nn format 0..65535:0..65535; applicable for standard BGP community type.
local_as
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
Do not send outside local AS (well-known community); applicable for standard BGP community type.
match
string
    Choices:
  • ALL
  • ANY ←
Matches any/all of the members.
members
dictionary
Members of this BGP community list.
regex
list / elements=string
Members of this BGP community list. Regular expression string can be given here. Applicable for expanded BGP community type.
name
string / required
Name of the BGP communitylist.
no_advertise
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
Do not advertise to any peer (well-known community); applicable for standard BGP community type.
no_export
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
Do not export to next AS (well-known community); applicable for standard BGP community type.
no_peer
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
Do not export to next AS (well-known community); applicable for standard BGP community type.
permit
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
Permits or denies this community.
type
string
    Choices:
  • standard ←
  • expanded
Whether it is a standard or expanded community-list entry.
state
string
    Choices:
  • merged ←
  • deleted
The state of the configuration after module completion.

Notes

Note

  • Tested against Enterprise SONiC Distribution by Dell Technologies.

  • Supports check_mode.

Examples

# Using deleted

# Before state:
# -------------
#
# show bgp community-list
# Standard community list test:  match: ANY
#     101
#     201
# Standard community list test1:  match: ANY
#     301

- name: Deletes BGP community member
  dellemc.enterprise_sonic.sonic_bgp_communities:
    config:
      - name: test
        members:
          regex:
          - 201
    state: deleted

# After state:
# ------------
#
# show bgp community-list
# Standard community list test:  match: ANY
#     101
# Standard community list test1:  match: ANY
#     301


# Using deleted

# Before state:
# -------------
#
# show bgp community-list
# Standard community list test:  match: ANY
#     101
# Expanded community list test1:   match: ANY
#     201

- name: Deletes a single BGP community
  dellemc.enterprise_sonic.sonic_bgp_communities:
    config:
      - name: test
        members:
    state: deleted

# After state:
# ------------
#
# show bgp community-list
# Expanded community list test1:   match: ANY
#     201


# Using deleted

# Before state:
# -------------
#
# show bgp community-list
# Standard community list test:  match: ANY
#     101
# Expanded community list test1:   match: ANY
#     201

- name: Delete All BGP communities
  dellemc.enterprise_sonic.sonic_bgp_communities:
    config:
    state: deleted

# After state:
# ------------
#
# show bgp community-list
#


# Using deleted

# Before state:
# -------------
#
# show bgp community-list
# Standard community list test:  match: ANY
#     101
# Expanded community list test1:   match: ANY
#     201

- name: Deletes all members in a single BGP community
  dellemc.enterprise_sonic.sonic_bgp_communities:
    config:
      - name: test
        members:
          regex:
    state: deleted

# After state:
# ------------
#
# show bgp community-list
# Expanded community list test:   match: ANY
# Expanded community list test1:   match: ANY
#     201


# Using merged

# Before state:
# -------------
#
# show bgp as-path-access-list
# AS path list test:

- name: Adds 909.* to test as-path list
  dellemc.enterprise_sonic.sonic_bgp_as_paths:
    config:
      - name: test
        members:
        - 909.*
    state: merged

# After state:
# ------------
#
# show bgp as-path-access-list
# AS path list test:
#   members: 909.*

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
after
list / elements=string
when changed
The resulting configuration model invocation.

Sample:
The configuration that is returned is always in the same format of the parameters above.
before
list / elements=string
always
The configuration prior to the model invocation.

Sample:
The configuration that is returned is always in the same format of the parameters above.
commands
list / elements=string
always
The set of commands that are pushed to the remote device.

Sample:
['command 1', 'command 2', 'command 3']


Authors

  • Kumaraguru Narayanan (@nkumaraguru)