dellemc.os10.wiring_validate – Validate the wiring based on the planned wiring details

Note

This plugin is part of the dellemc.os10 collection (version 1.1.1).

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.os10.

To use it in a playbook, specify: dellemc.os10.wiring_validate.

Synopsis

  • Get the wiring info using lldp output and show system network summary.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
planned_neighbors
list / elements=string / required
planned neighbours input from group_var to compare actual
show_lldp_neighbors_list
list / elements=string / required
show lldp neighbor output
show_system_network_summary
list / elements=string / required
show system network summary output

Examples

Copy below YAML into a playbook (e.g. play.yml) and run as follows:

#$ ansible-playbook -i inv play.yml
name: show system Configuration
hosts: localhost
connection: local
gather_facts: False
tasks:
- name: "Get Dell EMC OS10 Show lldp"
  os10_command:
    commands:
      - command: "show lldp neighbors"
    provider: "{{ hostvars[item].cli }}"
  with_items: "{{ groups['all'] }}"
  register: show_lldp
- local_action: copy content={{ show_lldp }} dest=show
- set_fact:
     output_lldp:  "{{ output_lldp|default([])+ [{'host': item.invocation.module_args.provider.host, 'inv_name': item.item,
                                                  'stdout_show_lldp': item.stdout}] }}"
  loop: "{{ show_lldp.results }}"
- debug: var=output_lldp
- name: "Get Dell EMC OS10 Show system"
  import_role:
    name: os10_fabric_summary
  register: show_system_network_summary
- debug: var=show_system_network_summary
- name: call lib to process
  wiring_validate:
    show_lldp_neighbors_list: "{{ output_lldp }}"
    show_system_network_summary: "{{ show_system_network_summary.msg.results }}"
    planned_neighbors: "{{ intended_neighbors }}"

Authors

  • Senthil Kumar Ganesan (@skg-net)