dellemc.enterprise_sonic.sonic_system – Configure system 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_system.

New in version 1.0.0: of dellemc.enterprise_sonic

Synopsis

  • This module is used for configuration management of global system parameters on devices running Enterprise SONiC.

Note

This module has a corresponding action plugin.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
config
dictionary
Specifies the system related configurations
anycast_address
dictionary
Specifies different types of anycast address that can be configured on the device
ipv4
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
Enable or disable ipv4 anycast-address
ipv6
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
Enable or disable ipv6 anycast-address
mac_address
string
Specifies the mac anycast-address
hostname
string
Specifies the hostname of the SONiC device
interface_naming
string
    Choices:
  • standard
  • native
Specifies the type of interface-naming in device
state
string
    Choices:
  • merged ←
  • deleted
Specifies the operation to be performed on the system parameters configured on the device.
In case of merged, the input configuration will be merged with the existing system configuration on the device.
In case of deleted the existing system 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 running-configuration
#!
#ip anycast-mac-address aa:bb:cc:dd:ee:ff
#ip anycast-address enable
#ipv6 anycast-address enable
#interface-naming standard

- name: Merge provided configuration with device configuration
  dellemc.enterprise_sonic.sonic_system:
    config:
      hostname: SONIC
      interface_naming: standard
      anycast_address:
        ipv6: true
    state: deleted

# After state:
# ------------
#!
#sonic(config)#do show running-configuration
#!
#ip anycast-mac-address aa:bb:cc:dd:ee:ff
#ip anycast-address enable


# Using deleted
#
# Before state:
# -------------
#!
#SONIC(config)#do show running-configuration
#!
#ip anycast-mac-address aa:bb:cc:dd:ee:ff
#ip anycast-address enable
#ipv6 anycast-address enable
#interface-naming standard

- name: Delete all system related configs in device configuration
  dellemc.enterprise_sonic.sonic_system:
    config:
    state: deleted

# After state:
# ------------
#!
#sonic(config)#do show running-configuration
#!


# Using merged
#
# Before state:
# -------------
#!
#sonic(config)#do show running-configuration
#!

- name: Merge provided configuration with device configuration
  dellemc.enterprise_sonic.sonic_system:
    config:
      hostname: SONIC
      interface_naming: standard
      anycast_address:
        ipv6: true
        ipv4: true
        mac_address: aa:bb:cc:dd:ee:ff
    state: merged

# After state:
# ------------
#!
#SONIC(config)#do show running-configuration
#!
#ip anycast-mac-address aa:bb:cc:dd:ee:ff
#ip anycast-address enable
#ipv6 anycast-address enable
#interface-naming standard

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

  • Abirami N (@abirami-n)