f5networks.f5_modules.license_hopper – Return random license from list

Note

This plugin is part of the f5networks.f5_modules collection (version 1.11.1).

To install it use: ansible-galaxy collection install f5networks.f5_modules.

To use it in a playbook, specify: f5networks.f5_modules.license_hopper.

New in version 1.0: of f5networks.f5_modules

Synopsis

  • Select a random license key from a file and remove it from future lookups

  • Can optionally remove the key if remove=True is specified

Examples

- name: Get a regkey license from a stash without deleting it
  bigiq_regkey_license:
    key: "{{ lookup('license_hopper', 'filename=/path/to/licenses.txt') }}"
    state: present
    pool: regkey1

- name: Get a regkey license from a stash and delete the key from the file
  bigiq_regkey_license:
    key: "{{ lookup('license_hopper', 'filename=/path/to/licenses.txt', remove=True) }}"
    state: present
    pool: regkey1

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
_raw
string
success
random item



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