fortinet.fortios.fortios_system_dhcp_server module – Configure DHCP servers in Fortinet’s FortiOS and FortiGate.

Note

This module is part of the fortinet.fortios collection (version 2.1.7).

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_system_dhcp_server.

New in version 2.0.0: of fortinet.fortios

Synopsis

  • This module is able to configure a FortiGate or FortiOS (FOS) device by allowing the user to set and modify system_dhcp feature and server 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

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

state

string / required

Indicates whether to create or remove the object.

Choices:

  • present

  • absent

system_dhcp_server

dictionary

Configure DHCP servers.

auto_configuration

string

Enable/disable auto configuration.

Choices:

  • disable

  • enable

auto_managed_status

string

Enable/disable use of this DHCP server once this interface has been assigned an IP address from FortiIPAM.

Choices:

  • disable

  • enable

conflicted_ip_timeout

integer

Time in seconds to wait after a conflicted IP address is removed from the DHCP range before it can be reused.

ddns_auth

string

DDNS authentication mode.

Choices:

  • disable

  • tsig

ddns_key

string

DDNS update key (base 64 encoding).

ddns_keyname

string

DDNS update key name.

ddns_server_ip

string

DDNS server IP.

ddns_ttl

integer

TTL.

ddns_update

string

Enable/disable DDNS update for DHCP.

Choices:

  • disable

  • enable

ddns_update_override

string

Enable/disable DDNS update override for DHCP.

Choices:

  • disable

  • enable

ddns_zone

string

Zone of your domain name (ex. DDNS.com).

default_gateway

string

Default gateway IP address assigned by the DHCP server.

dhcp_settings_from_fortiipam

string

Enable/disable populating of DHCP server settings from FortiIPAM.

Choices:

  • disable

  • enable

dns_server1

string

DNS server 1.

dns_server2

string

DNS server 2.

dns_server3

string

DNS server 3.

dns_server4

string

DNS server 4.

dns_service

string

Options for assigning DNS servers to DHCP clients.

Choices:

  • local

  • default

  • specify

domain

string

Domain name suffix for the IP addresses that the DHCP server assigns to clients.

exclude_range

list / elements=dictionary

Exclude one or more ranges of IP addresses from being assigned to clients.

end_ip

string

End of IP range.

id

integer

ID.

start_ip

string

Start of IP range.

filename

string

Name of the boot file on the TFTP server.

forticlient_on_net_status

string

Enable/disable FortiClient-On-Net service for this DHCP server.

Choices:

  • disable

  • enable

id

integer / required

ID.

interface

string

DHCP server can assign IP configurations to clients connected to this interface. Source system.interface.name.

ip_mode

string

Method used to assign client IP.

Choices:

  • range

  • usrgrp

ip_range

list / elements=dictionary

DHCP IP range configuration.

end_ip

string

End of IP range.

id

integer

ID.

start_ip

string

Start of IP range.

ipsec_lease_hold

integer

DHCP over IPsec leases expire this many seconds after tunnel down (0 to disable forced-expiry).

lease_time

integer

Lease time in seconds, 0 means unlimited.

mac_acl_default_action

string

MAC access control default action (allow or block assigning IP settings).

Choices:

  • assign

  • block

netmask

string

Netmask assigned by the DHCP server.

next_server

string

IP address of a server (for example, a TFTP sever) that DHCP clients can download a boot file from.

ntp_server1

string

NTP server 1.

ntp_server2

string

NTP server 2.

ntp_server3

string

NTP server 3.

ntp_service

string

Options for assigning Network Time Protocol (NTP) servers to DHCP clients.

Choices:

  • local

  • default

  • specify

options

list / elements=dictionary

DHCP options.

code

integer

DHCP option code.

id

integer

ID.

ip

list / elements=string

DHCP option IPs.

type

string

DHCP option type.

Choices:

  • hex

  • string

  • ip

  • fqdn

value

string

DHCP option value.

reserved_address

list / elements=dictionary

Options for the DHCP server to assign IP settings to specific MAC addresses.

action

string

Options for the DHCP server to configure the client with the reserved MAC address.

Choices:

  • assign

  • block

  • reserved

circuit_id

string

Option 82 circuit-ID of the client that will get the reserved IP address.

circuit_id_type

string

DHCP option type.

Choices:

  • hex

  • string

description

string

Description.

id

integer

ID.

ip

string

IP address to be reserved for the MAC address.

mac

string

MAC address of the client that will get the reserved IP address.

remote_id

string

Option 82 remote-ID of the client that will get the reserved IP address.

remote_id_type

string

DHCP option type.

Choices:

  • hex

  • string

type

string

DHCP reserved-address type.

Choices:

  • mac

  • option82

server_type

string

DHCP server can be a normal DHCP server or an IPsec DHCP server.

Choices:

  • regular

  • ipsec

status

string

Enable/disable this DHCP configuration.

Choices:

  • disable

  • enable

tftp_server

list / elements=dictionary

One or more hostnames or IP addresses of the TFTP servers in quotes separated by spaces.

tftp_server

string

TFTP server.

timezone

string

Select the time zone to be assigned to DHCP clients.

Choices:

  • 1

  • 2

  • 3

  • 4

  • 5

  • 81

  • 6

  • 7

  • 08

  • 09

  • 10

  • 11

  • 12

  • 13

  • 74

  • 14

  • 77

  • 15

  • 87

  • 16

  • 17

  • 18

  • 19

  • 20

  • 75

  • 21

  • 22

  • 23

  • 24

  • 80

  • 79

  • 25

  • 26

  • 27

  • 28

  • 78

  • 29

  • 30

  • 31

  • 32

  • 33

  • 34

  • 35

  • 36

  • 37

  • 38

  • 83

  • 84

  • 40

  • 85

  • 41

  • 42

  • 43

  • 39

  • 44

  • 46

  • 47

  • 51

  • 48

  • 45

  • 49

  • 50

  • 52

  • 53

  • 54

  • 55

  • 56

  • 57

  • 58

  • 59

  • 60

  • 62

  • 63

  • 61

  • 64

  • 65

  • 66

  • 67

  • 68

  • 69

  • 70

  • 71

  • 72

  • 0

  • 82

  • 73

  • 86

  • 76

timezone_option

string

Options for the DHCP server to set the client”s time zone.

Choices:

  • disable

  • default

  • specify

vci_match

string

Enable/disable vendor class identifier (VCI) matching. When enabled only DHCP requests with a matching VCI are served.

Choices:

  • disable

  • enable

vci_string

list / elements=dictionary

One or more VCI strings in quotes separated by spaces.

vci_string

string

VCI strings.

wifi_ac1

string

WiFi Access Controller 1 IP address (DHCP option 138, RFC 5417).

wifi_ac2

string

WiFi Access Controller 2 IP address (DHCP option 138, RFC 5417).

wifi_ac3

string

WiFi Access Controller 3 IP address (DHCP option 138, RFC 5417).

wifi_ac_service

string

Options for assigning WiFi access controllers to DHCP clients.

Choices:

  • specify

  • local

wins_server1

string

WINS server 1.

wins_server2

string

WINS server 2.

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: Configure DHCP servers.
    fortios_system_dhcp_server:
      vdom:  "{{ vdom }}"
      state: "present"
      access_token: "<your_own_value>"
      system_dhcp_server:
        auto_configuration: "disable"
        auto_managed_status: "disable"
        conflicted_ip_timeout: "5"
        ddns_auth: "disable"
        ddns_key: "<your_own_value>"
        ddns_keyname: "<your_own_value>"
        ddns_server_ip: "<your_own_value>"
        ddns_ttl: "10"
        ddns_update: "disable"
        ddns_update_override: "disable"
        ddns_zone: "<your_own_value>"
        default_gateway: "<your_own_value>"
        dhcp_settings_from_fortiipam: "disable"
        dns_server1: "<your_own_value>"
        dns_server2: "<your_own_value>"
        dns_server3: "<your_own_value>"
        dns_server4: "<your_own_value>"
        dns_service: "local"
        domain: "<your_own_value>"
        exclude_range:
         -
            end_ip: "<your_own_value>"
            id:  "24"
            start_ip: "<your_own_value>"
        filename: "<your_own_value>"
        forticlient_on_net_status: "disable"
        id:  "28"
        interface: "<your_own_value> (source system.interface.name)"
        ip_mode: "range"
        ip_range:
         -
            end_ip: "<your_own_value>"
            id:  "33"
            start_ip: "<your_own_value>"
        ipsec_lease_hold: "35"
        lease_time: "36"
        mac_acl_default_action: "assign"
        netmask: "<your_own_value>"
        next_server: "<your_own_value>"
        ntp_server1: "<your_own_value>"
        ntp_server2: "<your_own_value>"
        ntp_server3: "<your_own_value>"
        ntp_service: "local"
        options:
         -
            code: "45"
            id:  "46"
            ip: "<your_own_value>"
            type: "hex"
            value: "<your_own_value>"
        reserved_address:
         -
            action: "assign"
            circuit_id: "<your_own_value>"
            circuit_id_type: "hex"
            description: "<your_own_value>"
            id:  "55"
            ip: "<your_own_value>"
            mac: "<your_own_value>"
            remote_id: "<your_own_value>"
            remote_id_type: "hex"
            type: "mac"
        server_type: "regular"
        status: "disable"
        tftp_server:
         -
            tftp_server: "<your_own_value>"
        timezone: "01"
        timezone_option: "disable"
        vci_match: "disable"
        vci_string:
         -
            vci_string: "<your_own_value>"
        wifi_ac_service: "specify"
        wifi_ac1: "<your_own_value>"
        wifi_ac2: "<your_own_value>"
        wifi_ac3: "<your_own_value>"
        wins_server1: "<your_own_value>"
        wins_server2: "<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)