dellemc.openmanage.idrac_firmware_info module – Get Firmware Inventory

Note

This module is part of the dellemc.openmanage collection (version 5.4.0).

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 dellemc.openmanage.

To use it in a playbook, specify: dellemc.openmanage.idrac_firmware_info.

New in version 3.0.0: of dellemc.openmanage

Synopsis

  • Get Firmware Inventory.

Requirements

The below requirements are needed on the host that executes this module.

  • omsdk >= 1.2.488

  • python >= 3.8.6

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

ca_path

path

added in 5.0.0 of dellemc.openmanage

The Privacy Enhanced Mail (PEM) file that contains a CA certificate to be used for the validation.

idrac_ip

string / required

iDRAC IP Address.

idrac_password

aliases: idrac_pwd

string / required

iDRAC user password.

idrac_port

integer

iDRAC port.

Default: 443

idrac_user

string / required

iDRAC username.

timeout

integer

added in 5.0.0 of dellemc.openmanage

The socket level timeout in seconds.

Default: 30

validate_certs

boolean

added in 5.0.0 of dellemc.openmanage

If False, the SSL certificates will not be validated.

Configure False only on personally controlled sites where self-signed certificates are used.

Prior to collection version 5.0.0, the validate_certs is False by default.

Choices:

  • no

  • yes ← (default)

Notes

Note

  • Run this module from a system that has direct access to DellEMC iDRAC.

  • This module supports check_mode.

Examples

---
- name: Get Installed Firmware Inventory
  dellemc.openmanage.idrac_firmware_info:
      idrac_ip:   "192.168.0.1"
      idrac_user: "user_name"
      idrac_password:  "user_password"
      ca_path: "/path/to/ca_cert.pem"

Return Values

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

Key

Description

error_info

dictionary

Details of the HTTP Error.

Returned: on HTTP error

Sample: {“error”: {“@Message.ExtendedInfo”: [{“Message”: “Unable to process the request because an error occurred.”, “MessageArgs”: [], “MessageId”: “GEN1234”, “RelatedProperties”: [], “Resolution”: “Retry the operation. If the issue persists, contact your system administrator.”, “Severity”: “Critical”}], “code”: “Base.1.0.GeneralError”, “message”: “A general error has occurred. See ExtendedInfo for more information.”}}

firmware_info

dictionary

Details of the firmware.

Returned: success

Sample: {“Firmware”: [{“BuildNumber”: “0”, “Classifications”: “10”, “ComponentID”: “102573”, “ComponentType”: “FRMW”, “DeviceID”: null, “ElementName”: “Power Supply.Slot.1”, “FQDD”: “PSU.Slot.1”, “HashValue”: null, “IdentityInfoType”: “OrgID:ComponentType:ComponentID”, “IdentityInfoValue”: “DCIM:firmware:102573”, “InstallationDate”: “2018-11-22T03:58:23Z”, “InstanceID”: “DCIM:INSTALLED#0x15__PSU.Slot.1”, “IsEntity”: “true”, “Key”: “DCIM:INSTALLED#0x15__PSU.Slot.1”, “MajorVersion”: “0”, “MinorVersion”: “3”, “RevisionNumber”: “67”, “RevisionString”: null, “Status”: “Installed”, “SubDeviceID”: null, “SubVendorID”: null, “Updateable”: “true”, “VendorID”: null, “VersionString”: “00.3D.67”, “impactsTPMmeasurements”: “false”}]}

msg

string

Fetching the firmware inventory details.

Returned: always

Sample: “Successfully fetched the firmware inventory details.”

Authors

  • Rajeev Arakkal (@rajeevarakkal)