fortinet.fortios.fortios_report_chart module – Report chart widget configuration in Fortinet’s FortiOS and FortiGate.

Note

This module is part of the fortinet.fortios collection (version 2.1.4).

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 fortinet.fortios.

To use it in a playbook, specify: fortinet.fortios.fortios_report_chart.

New in version 2.10: of fortinet.fortios

Synopsis

  • This module is able to configure a FortiGate or FortiOS (FOS) device by allowing the user to set and modify report feature and chart category. Examples include all parameters and values need to be adjusted to datasources before usage. Tested with FOS v6.0.0

Requirements

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

  • ansible>=2.9.0

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

access_token

string

Token-based authentication. Generated from GUI of Fortigate.

enable_log

boolean

Enable/Disable logging for task.

Choices:

  • no ← (default)

  • yes

member_path

string

Member attribute path to operate on.

Delimited by a slash character if there are more than one attribute.

Parameter marked with member_path is legitimate for doing member operation.

member_state

string

Add or delete a member under specified attribute path.

When member_state is specified, the state option is ignored.

Choices:

  • present

  • absent

report_chart

dictionary

Report chart widget configuration.

background

string

Chart background.

category

string

Category.

Choices:

  • misc

  • traffic

  • event

  • virus

  • webfilter

  • attack

  • spam

  • dlp

  • app-ctrl

  • vulnerability

category_series

dictionary

Category series of pie chart.

databind

string

Category series value expression.

font_size

integer

Font size of category-series title.

color_palette

string

Color palette (system will pick color automatically by default).

column

list / elements=string

Table column definition.

detail_unit

string

Detail unit of column.

detail_value

string

Detail value of column.

string

Footer unit of column.

string

Footer value of column.

header_value

string

Display name of table header.

id

integer / required

ID.

mapping

list / elements=string

Show detail in certain display value for certain condition.

displayname

string

Display name.

id

integer / required

id

op

string

Comparision operater.

Choices:

  • none

  • greater

  • greater-equal

  • less

  • less-equal

  • equal

  • between

value1

string

Value 1.

value2

string

Value 2.

value_type

string

Value type.

Choices:

  • integer

  • string

comments

string

Comment.

dataset

string

Bind dataset to chart.

dimension

string

Dimension.

Choices:

  • 2D

  • 3D

drill_down_charts

list / elements=string

Drill down charts.

chart_name

string

Drill down chart name.

id

integer / required

Drill down chart ID.

status

string

Enable/disable this drill down chart.

Choices:

  • enable

  • disable

favorite

string

Favorite.

Choices:

  • False

  • True

graph_type

string

Graph type.

Choices:

  • none

  • bar

  • pie

  • line

  • flow

legend

string

Enable/Disable Legend area.

Choices:

  • enable

  • disable

legend_font_size

integer

Font size of legend area.

name

string / required

Chart Widget Name

period

string

Time period.

Choices:

  • last24h

  • last7d

policy

integer

Used by monitor policy.

style

string

Style.

Choices:

  • auto

  • manual

title

string

Chart title.

title_font_size

integer

Font size of chart title.

type

string

Chart type.

Choices:

  • graph

  • table

value_series

dictionary

Value series of pie chart.

databind

string

Value series value expression.

x_series

dictionary

X-series of chart.

caption

string

X-series caption.

caption_font_size

integer

X-series caption font size.

databind

string

X-series value expression.

font_size

integer

X-series label font size.

is_category

string

X-series represent category or not.

Choices:

  • True

  • False

label_angle

string

X-series label angle.

Choices:

  • 45-degree

  • vertical

  • horizontal

scale_direction

string

Scale increase or decrease.

Choices:

  • decrease

  • increase

scale_format

string

Date/time format.

Choices:

  • YYYY-MM-DD-HH-MM

  • YYYY-MM-DD HH

  • YYYY-MM-DD

  • YYYY-MM

  • YYYY

  • HH-MM

  • MM-DD

scale_step

integer

Scale step.

scale_unit

string

Scale unit.

Choices:

  • minute

  • hour

  • day

  • month

  • year

unit

string

X-series unit.

y_series

dictionary

Y-series of chart.

caption

string

Y-series caption.

caption_font_size

integer

Y-series caption font size.

databind

string

Y-series value expression.

extra_databind

string

Extra Y-series value.

extra_y

string

Allow another Y-series value

Choices:

  • enable

  • disable

extra_y_legend

string

Extra Y-series legend type/name.

font_size

integer

Y-series label font size.

group

string

Y-series group option.

label_angle

string

Y-series label angle.

Choices:

  • 45-degree

  • vertical

  • horizontal

unit

string

Y-series unit.

y_legend

string

First Y-series legend type/name.

state

string / required

Indicates whether to create or remove the object.

Choices:

  • present

  • absent

vdom

string

Virtual domain, among those defined previously. A vdom is a virtual instance of the FortiGate that can be configured and used as a different unit.

Default: “root”

Notes

Note

  • Legacy fortiosapi has been deprecated, httpapi is the preferred way to run playbooks

Examples

- hosts: fortigates
  collections:
    - fortinet.fortios
  connection: httpapi
  vars:
   vdom: "root"
   ansible_httpapi_use_ssl: yes
   ansible_httpapi_validate_certs: no
   ansible_httpapi_port: 443
  tasks:
  - name: Report chart widget configuration.
    fortios_report_chart:
      vdom:  "{{ vdom }}"
      state: "present"
      access_token: "<your_own_value>"
      report_chart:
        background: "<your_own_value>"
        category: "misc"
        category_series:
            databind: "<your_own_value>"
            font_size: "7"
        color_palette: "<your_own_value>"
        column:
         -
            detail_unit: "<your_own_value>"
            detail_value: "<your_own_value>"
            footer_unit: "<your_own_value>"
            footer_value: "<your_own_value>"
            header_value: "<your_own_value>"
            id:  "15"
            mapping:
             -
                displayname: "<your_own_value>"
                id:  "18"
                op: "none"
                value_type: "integer"
                value1: "<your_own_value>"
                value2: "<your_own_value>"
        comments: "<your_own_value>"
        dataset: "<your_own_value>"
        dimension: "2D"
        drill_down_charts:
         -
            chart_name: "<your_own_value>"
            id:  "28"
            status: "enable"
        favorite: "no"
        graph_type: "none"
        legend: "enable"
        legend_font_size: "33"
        name: "default_name_34"
        period: "last24h"
        policy: "36"
        style: "auto"
        title: "<your_own_value>"
        title_font_size: "39"
        type: "graph"
        value_series:
            databind: "<your_own_value>"
        x_series:
            caption: "<your_own_value>"
            caption_font_size: "45"
            databind: "<your_own_value>"
            font_size: "47"
            is_category: "yes"
            label_angle: "45-degree"
            scale_direction: "decrease"
            scale_format: "YYYY-MM-DD-HH-MM"
            scale_step: "52"
            scale_unit: "minute"
            unit: "<your_own_value>"
        y_series:
            caption: "<your_own_value>"
            caption_font_size: "57"
            databind: "<your_own_value>"
            extra_databind: "<your_own_value>"
            extra_y: "enable"
            extra_y_legend: "<your_own_value>"
            font_size: "62"
            group: "<your_own_value>"
            label_angle: "45-degree"
            unit: "<your_own_value>"
            y_legend: "<your_own_value>"

Return Values

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

Key

Description

build

string

Build number of the fortigate image

Returned: always

Sample: “1547”

http_method

string

Last method used to provision the content into FortiGate

Returned: always

Sample: “PUT”

http_status

string

Last result given by FortiGate on last operation applied

Returned: always

Sample: “200”

mkey

string

Master key (id) used in the last call to FortiGate

Returned: success

Sample: “id”

name

string

Name of the table used to fulfill the request

Returned: always

Sample: “urlfilter”

path

string

Path of the table used to fulfill the request

Returned: always

Sample: “webfilter”

revision

string

Internal revision number

Returned: always

Sample: “17.0.2.10658”

serial

string

Serial number of the unit

Returned: always

Sample: “FGVMEVYYQT3AB5352”

status

string

Indication of the operation’s result

Returned: always

Sample: “success”

vdom

string

Virtual domain used

Returned: always

Sample: “root”

version

string

Version of the FortiGate

Returned: always

Sample: “v5.6.3”

Authors

  • Link Zheng (@chillancezen)

  • Jie Xue (@JieX19)

  • Hongbin Lu (@fgtdev-hblu)

  • Frank Shen (@frankshen01)

  • Miguel Angel Munoz (@mamunozgonzalez)

  • Nicolas Thomas (@thomnico)