fortinet.fortios.fortios_system_modem – Configure MODEM 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_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 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_modem
dictionary
Configure MODEM.
action
string
    Choices:
  • dial
  • stop
  • none
Dial up/stop MODEM.
altmode
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable altmode for installations using PPP in China.
authtype1
list / elements=string
    Choices:
  • pap
  • chap
  • mschap
  • mschapv2
Allowed authentication types for ISP 1.
authtype2
list / elements=string
    Choices:
  • pap
  • chap
  • mschap
  • mschapv2
Allowed authentication types for ISP 2.
authtype3
list / elements=string
    Choices:
  • pap
  • chap
  • mschap
  • mschapv2
Allowed authentication types for ISP 3.
auto_dial
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable auto-dial after a reboot or disconnection.
connect_timeout
integer
Connection completion timeout (30 - 255 sec).
dial_cmd1
string
Dial command (this is often an ATD or ATDT command).
dial_cmd2
string
Dial command (this is often an ATD or ATDT command).
dial_cmd3
string
Dial command (this is often an ATD or ATDT command).
dial_on_demand
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable to dial the modem when packets are routed to the modem interface.
distance
integer
Distance of learned routes (1 - 255).
dont_send_CR1
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Do not send CR when connected (ISP1).
dont_send_CR2
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Do not send CR when connected (ISP2).
dont_send_CR3
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Do not send CR when connected (ISP3).
extra_init1
string
Extra initialization string to ISP 1.
extra_init2
string
Extra initialization string to ISP 2.
extra_init3
string
Extra initialization string to ISP 3.
holddown_timer
integer
Hold down timer in seconds (1 - 60 sec).
idle_timer
integer
MODEM connection idle time (1 - 9999 min).
interface
string
Name of redundant interface. Source system.interface.name.
lockdown_lac
string
Allow connection only to the specified Location Area Code (LAC).
mode
string
    Choices:
  • standalone
  • redundant
Set MODEM operation mode to redundant or standalone.
network_init
string
AT command to set the Network name/type (AT+COPS=<mode>,[<format>,<oper>[,<AcT>]]).
passwd1
string
Password to access the specified dialup account.
passwd2
string
Password to access the specified dialup account.
passwd3
string
Password to access the specified dialup account.
peer_modem1
string
    Choices:
  • generic
  • actiontec
  • ascend_TNT
Specify peer MODEM type for phone1.
peer_modem2
string
    Choices:
  • generic
  • actiontec
  • ascend_TNT
Specify peer MODEM type for phone2.
peer_modem3
string
    Choices:
  • generic
  • actiontec
  • ascend_TNT
Specify peer MODEM type for phone3.
phone1
string
Phone number to connect to the dialup account (must not contain spaces, and should include standard special characters).
phone2
string
Phone number to connect to the dialup account (must not contain spaces, and should include standard special characters).
phone3
string
Phone number to connect to the dialup account (must not contain spaces, and should include standard special characters).
pin_init
string
AT command to set the PIN (AT+PIN=<pin>).
ppp_echo_request1
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable PPP echo-request to ISP 1.
ppp_echo_request2
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable PPP echo-request to ISP 2.
ppp_echo_request3
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable PPP echo-request to ISP 3.
priority
integer
Priority of learned routes (0 - 4294967295).
redial
string
    Choices:
  • none
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10
Redial limit (1 - 10 attempts, none = redial forever).
reset
integer
Number of dial attempts before resetting modem (0 = never reset).
status
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable Modem support (equivalent to bringing an interface up or down).
traffic_check
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable traffic-check.
username1
string
User name to access the specified dialup account.
username2
string
User name to access the specified dialup account.
username3
string
User name to access the specified dialup account.
wireless_port
integer
Enter wireless port number, 0 for default, 1 for first port, ... (0 - 4294967295)
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 MODEM.
    fortios_system_modem:
      vdom:  "{{ vdom }}"
      system_modem:
        action: "dial"
        altmode: "enable"
        authtype1: "pap"
        authtype2: "pap"
        authtype3: "pap"
        auto_dial: "enable"
        connect_timeout: "9"
        dial_cmd1: "<your_own_value>"
        dial_cmd2: "<your_own_value>"
        dial_cmd3: "<your_own_value>"
        dial_on_demand: "enable"
        distance: "14"
        dont_send_CR1: "enable"
        dont_send_CR2: "enable"
        dont_send_CR3: "enable"
        extra_init1: "<your_own_value>"
        extra_init2: "<your_own_value>"
        extra_init3: "<your_own_value>"
        holddown_timer: "21"
        idle_timer: "22"
        interface: "<your_own_value> (source system.interface.name)"
        lockdown_lac: "<your_own_value>"
        mode: "standalone"
        network_init: "<your_own_value>"
        passwd1: "<your_own_value>"
        passwd2: "<your_own_value>"
        passwd3: "<your_own_value>"
        peer_modem1: "generic"
        peer_modem2: "generic"
        peer_modem3: "generic"
        phone1: "<your_own_value>"
        phone2: "<your_own_value>"
        phone3: "<your_own_value>"
        pin_init: "<your_own_value>"
        ppp_echo_request1: "enable"
        ppp_echo_request2: "enable"
        ppp_echo_request3: "enable"
        priority: "40"
        redial: "none"
        reset: "42"
        status: "enable"
        traffic_check: "enable"
        username1: "<your_own_value>"
        username2: "<your_own_value>"
        username3: "<your_own_value>"
        wireless_port: "48"

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)