fortinet.fortios.fortios_system_lte_modem – Configure USB LTE/WIMAX devices in Fortinet’s FortiOS and FortiGate.

Note

This plugin is part of the fortinet.fortios collection (version 2.1.2).

To install it use: ansible-galaxy collection install fortinet.fortios.

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

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 system feature and lte_modem 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 Choices/Defaults Comments
access_token
string
Token-based authentication. Generated from GUI of Fortigate.
enable_log
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
Enable/Disable logging for task.
system_lte_modem
dictionary
Configure USB LTE/WIMAX devices.
apn
string
Login APN string for PDP-IP packet data calls.
authtype
string
    Choices:
  • none
  • pap
  • chap
Authentication type for PDP-IP packet data calls.
extra_init
string
Extra initialization string for USB LTE/WIMAX devices.
holddown_timer
integer
Hold down timer (10 - 60 sec).
interface
string
The interface that the modem is acting as a redundant interface for. Source system.interface.name.
mode
string
    Choices:
  • standalone
  • redundant
Modem operation mode.
modem_port
integer
Modem port index (0 - 20).
passwd
string
Authentication password for PDP-IP packet data calls.
status
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable USB LTE/WIMAX device.
username
string
Authentication username for PDP-IP packet data calls.
vdom
string
Default:
"root"
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.

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 USB LTE/WIMAX devices.
    fortios_system_lte_modem:
      vdom:  "{{ vdom }}"
      system_lte_modem:
        apn: "<your_own_value>"
        authtype: "none"
        extra_init: "<your_own_value>"
        holddown_timer: "6"
        interface: "<your_own_value> (source system.interface.name)"
        mode: "standalone"
        modem_port: "9"
        passwd: "<your_own_value>"
        status: "enable"
        username: "<your_own_value>"

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
build
string
always
Build number of the fortigate image

Sample:
1547
http_method
string
always
Last method used to provision the content into FortiGate

Sample:
PUT
http_status
string
always
Last result given by FortiGate on last operation applied

Sample:
200
mkey
string
success
Master key (id) used in the last call to FortiGate

Sample:
id
name
string
always
Name of the table used to fulfill the request

Sample:
urlfilter
path
string
always
Path of the table used to fulfill the request

Sample:
webfilter
revision
string
always
Internal revision number

Sample:
17.0.2.10658
serial
string
always
Serial number of the unit

Sample:
FGVMEVYYQT3AB5352
status
string
always
Indication of the operation's result

Sample:
success
vdom
string
always
Virtual domain used

Sample:
root
version
string
always
Version of the FortiGate

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)