dellemc.openmanage.idrac_system_info – Get the PowerEdge Server System Inventory

Note

This plugin is part of the dellemc.openmanage collection (version 4.3.0).

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_system_info.

New in version 3.0.0: of dellemc.openmanage

Synopsis

  • Get the PowerEdge Server System Inventory.

Requirements

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

  • omsdk

  • python >= 2.7.5

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
idrac_ip
string / required
iDRAC IP Address.
idrac_password
string / required
iDRAC user password.

aliases: idrac_pwd
idrac_port
integer
Default:
443
iDRAC port.
idrac_user
string / required
iDRAC username.

Notes

Note

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

  • This module supports check_mode.

Examples

---
- name: Get System Inventory
  dellemc.openmanage.idrac_system_info:
    idrac_ip: "192.168.0.1"
    idrac_user: "user_name"
    idrac_password: "user_password"

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
error_info
dictionary
on HTTP error
Details of the 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.'}}
msg
string
always
Overall system inventory information status.

Sample:
Successfully fetched the system inventory details.
system_info
dictionary
success
Details of the PowerEdge Server System Inventory.

Sample:
{'BIOS': [{'BIOSReleaseDate': '11/26/2019', 'FQDD': 'BIOS.Setup.1-1', 'InstanceID': 'DCIM:INSTALLED#741__BIOS.Setup.1-1', 'Key': 'DCIM:INSTALLED#741__BIOS.Setup.1-1', 'SMBIOSPresent': 'True', 'VersionString': '2.4.8'}]}


Authors

  • Rajeev Arakkal (@rajeevarakkal)