dellemc.enterprise_sonic.sonic_radius_server – Manage RADIUS server 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_radius_server.

New in version 1.0.0: of dellemc.enterprise_sonic

Synopsis

  • This module provides configuration management of radius server parameters on devices running Enterprise SONiC.

Note

This module has a corresponding action plugin.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
config
dictionary
Specifies the radius server related configuration.
auth_type
string
    Choices:
  • pap ←
  • chap
  • mschapv2
Specifies the authentication type of the radius server.
key
string
Specifies the key of the radius server.
nas_ip
string
Specifies the network access server of the radius server.
retransmit
integer
Specifies the re-transmit value of the radius server.
servers
dictionary
Specifies the servers list of the radius server.
host
list / elements=dictionary
Specifies the host details of the radius servers list.
auth_type
string
    Choices:
  • pap
  • chap
  • mschapv2
Specifies the authentication type of the radius server host.
key
string
Specifies the key of the radius server host.
name
string
Specifies the name of the radius server host.
port
integer
Specifies the port of the radius server host.
priority
integer
Specifies the priority of the radius server host.
retransmit
integer
Specifies the retransmit of the radius server host.
source_interface
string
Specifies the source interface of the radius server host.
timeout
integer
Specifies the timeout of the radius server host.
vrf
string
Specifies the vrf of the radius server host.
statistics
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
Specifies the statistics flag of the radius server.
timeout
integer
Specifies the timeout of the radius server.
state
string
    Choices:
  • merged ←
  • deleted
Specifies the operation to be performed on the radius server configured on the device.
In case of merged, the input mode configuration will be merged with the existing radius server configuration on the device.
In case of deleted the existing radius server mode configuration will be removed from the device.

Notes

Note

  • Tested against Enterprise SONiC Distribution by Dell Technologies.

  • Supports check_mode.

Examples

# Using deleted
#
# Before state:
# -------------
#
#sonic(config)# do show radius-server
#---------------------------------------------------------
#RADIUS Global Configuration
#---------------------------------------------------------
#nas-ip-addr: 1.2.3.4
#statistics : True
#timeout    : 10
#auth-type  : chap
#key        : chap
#retransmit : 3
#--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
#HOST            AUTH-TYPE KEY       AUTH-PORT PRIORITY TIMEOUT RTSMT VRF   SI
#--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
#localhost       mschapv2  local     52        2        20      2     mgmt  Ethernet12
#myhost          chap      local     53        3        23      3     mgmt  Ethernet24
#---------------------------------------------------------
#RADIUS Statistics
#---------------------------------------------------------
#

- name: Merge radius configurations
  dellemc.enterprise_sonic.sonic_radius_server:
    config:
      auth_type: chap
      nas_ip: 1.2.3.4
      statistics: true
      timeout: 10
      servers:
        host:
          - name: localhost
    state: deleted

# After state:
# ------------
#sonic(config)# do show radius-server
#---------------------------------------------------------
#RADIUS Global Configuration
#---------------------------------------------------------
#timeout    : 5
#auth-type  : pap
#key        : chap
#retransmit : 3
#--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
#HOST            AUTH-TYPE KEY       AUTH-PORT PRIORITY TIMEOUT RTSMT VRF   SI
#--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
#myhost          chap      local     53        3        23      3     mgmt  Ethernet24


# Using deleted
#
# Before state:
# -------------
#
#sonic(config)# do show radius-server
#---------------------------------------------------------
#RADIUS Global Configuration
#---------------------------------------------------------
#nas-ip-addr: 1.2.3.4
#statistics : True
#timeout    : 10
#auth-type  : chap
#key        : chap
#retransmit : 3
#--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
#HOST            AUTH-TYPE KEY       AUTH-PORT PRIORITY TIMEOUT RTSMT VRF   SI
#--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
#localhost       mschapv2  local     52        2        20      2     mgmt  Ethernet12
#myhost          chap      local     53        3        23      3     mgmt  Ethernet24
#---------------------------------------------------------
#RADIUS Statistics
#---------------------------------------------------------
#
- name: Merge radius configurations
  dellemc.enterprise_sonic.sonic_radius_server:
    config:
    state: deleted

# After state:
# ------------
#sonic(config)# do show radius-server
#---------------------------------------------------------
#RADIUS Global Configuration
#---------------------------------------------------------
#timeout    : 5
#auth-type  : pap


# Using merged
#
# Before state:
# -------------
#
#sonic(config)# do show radius-server
#---------------------------------------------------------
#RADIUS Global Configuration
#---------------------------------------------------------
#
- name: Merge radius configurations
  dellemc.enterprise_sonic.sonic_radius_server:
    config:
      auth_type: chap
      key: chap
      nas_ip: 1.2.3.4
      statistics: true
      timeout: 10
      retransmit: 3
      servers:
        host:
          - name: localhost
            auth_type: mschapv2
            key: local
            priority: 2
            port: 52
            retransmit: 2
            timeout: 20
            source_interface: Eth 12
            vrf: mgmt
    state: merged

# After state:
# ------------
#
#sonic(config)# do show radius-server
#---------------------------------------------------------
#RADIUS Global Configuration
#---------------------------------------------------------
#nas-ip-addr: 1.2.3.4
#statistics : True
#timeout    : 10
#auth-type  : chap
#key        : chap
#retransmit : 3
#--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
#HOST            AUTH-TYPE KEY       AUTH-PORT PRIORITY TIMEOUT RTSMT VRF   SI
#--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
#localhost       mschapv2  local     52        2        20      2     mgmt  Ethernet12
#---------------------------------------------------------
#RADIUS Statistics
#---------------------------------------------------------

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 returned will always be in the same format of the parameters above.
before
list / elements=string
always
The configuration prior to the model invocation.

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

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


Authors

  • Niraimadaiselvam M (@niraimadaiselvamm)