google.cloud.gcp_sql_instance module – Creates a GCP Instance

Note

This module is part of the google.cloud collection (version 1.1.2).

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 google.cloud. You need further requirements to be able to use this module, see Requirements for details.

To use it in a playbook, specify: google.cloud.gcp_sql_instance.

Synopsis

  • Represents a Cloud SQL instance. Cloud SQL instances are SQL databases hosted in Google’s cloud. The Instances resource provides methods for common configuration and management tasks.

Requirements

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

  • python >= 2.6

  • requests >= 2.18.4

  • google-auth >= 1.3.0

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

auth_kind

string / required

The type of credential used.

Choices:

  • "application"

  • "machineaccount"

  • "serviceaccount"

backend_type

string

* FIRST_GEN: First Generation instance. MySQL only.

* SECOND_GEN: Second Generation instance or PostgreSQL instance.

* EXTERNAL: A database server that is not managed by Google.

Some valid choices include: “FIRST_GEN”, “SECOND_GEN”, “EXTERNAL”

connection_name

string

Connection name of the Cloud SQL instance used in connection strings.

database_version

string

The database engine type and version. For First Generation instances, can be MYSQL_5_5, or MYSQL_5_6. For Second Generation instances, can be MYSQL_5_6 or MYSQL_5_7. Defaults to MYSQL_5_6.

PostgreSQL instances: POSTGRES_9_6 The databaseVersion property can not be changed after instance creation.

Some valid choices include: “MYSQL_5_5”, “MYSQL_5_6”, “MYSQL_5_7”, “POSTGRES_9_6”

disk_encryption_configuration

dictionary

Disk encryption settings.

kms_key_name

string

The KMS key used to encrypt the Cloud SQL instance .

disk_encryption_status

dictionary

Disk encryption status.

kms_key_version_name

string

The KMS key version used to encrypt the Cloud SQL instance .

env_type

string

Specifies which Ansible environment you’re running this module within.

This should not be set unless you know what you’re doing.

This only alters the User Agent string for any API requests.

failover_replica

dictionary

The name and status of the failover replica. This property is applicable only to Second Generation instances.

name

string

The name of the failover replica. If specified at instance creation, a failover replica is created for the instance. The name doesn’t include the project ID. This property is applicable only to Second Generation instances.

instance_type

string

The instance type. This can be one of the following.

* CLOUD_SQL_INSTANCE: A Cloud SQL instance that is not replicating from a master.

* ON_PREMISES_INSTANCE: An instance running on the customer’s premises.

* READ_REPLICA_INSTANCE: A Cloud SQL instance configured as a read-replica.

Some valid choices include: “CLOUD_SQL_INSTANCE”, “ON_PREMISES_INSTANCE”, “READ_REPLICA_INSTANCE”

ipv6_address

string

The IPv6 address assigned to the instance. This property is applicable only to First Generation instances.

master_instance_name

string

The name of the instance which will act as master in the replication setup.

max_disk_size

integer

The maximum disk size of the instance in bytes.

name

string / required

Name of the Cloud SQL instance. This does not include the project ID.

project

string

The Google Cloud Platform project to use.

region

string

The geographical region. Defaults to us-central or us-central1 depending on the instance type (First Generation or Second Generation/PostgreSQL).

replica_configuration

dictionary

Configuration specific to failover replicas and read replicas.

failover_target

boolean

Specifies if the replica is the failover target. If the field is set to true the replica will be designated as a failover replica.

In case the master instance fails, the replica instance will be promoted as the new master instance.

Only one replica can be specified as failover target, and the replica has to be in different zone with the master instance.

Choices:

  • false

  • true

mysql_replica_configuration

dictionary

MySQL specific configuration when replicating from a MySQL on-premises master. Replication configuration information such as the username, password, certificates, and keys are not stored in the instance metadata. The configuration information is used only to set up the replication connection and is stored by MySQL in a file named master.info in the data directory.

ca_certificate

string

PEM representation of the trusted CA’s x509 certificate.

client_certificate

string

PEM representation of the replica’s x509 certificate .

client_key

string

PEM representation of the replica’s private key. The corresponding public key is encoded in the client’s certificate.

connect_retry_interval

integer

Seconds to wait between connect retries. MySQL’s default is 60 seconds.

dump_file_path

string

Path to a SQL dump file in Google Cloud Storage from which the replica instance is to be created. The URI is in the form gs://bucketName/fileName. Compressed gzip files (.gz) are also supported. Dumps should have the binlog coordinates from which replication should begin. This can be accomplished by setting –master-data to 1 when using mysqldump.

master_heartbeat_period

integer

Interval in milliseconds between replication heartbeats.

password

string

The password for the replication connection.

ssl_cipher

string

A list of permissible ciphers to use for SSL encryption.

username

string

The username for the replication connection.

verify_server_certificate

boolean

Whether or not to check the master’s Common Name value in the certificate that it sends during the SSL handshake.

Choices:

  • false

  • true

replica_names

list / elements=string

The replicas of the instance.

service_account_email_address

string

The service account email address assigned to the instance. This property is applicable only to Second Generation instances.

scopes

list / elements=string

Array of scopes to be used

service_account_contents

jsonarg

The contents of a Service Account JSON file, either in a dictionary or as a JSON string that represents it.

service_account_email

string

An optional service account email address if machineaccount is selected and the user does not wish to use the default email.

service_account_file

path

The path of a Service Account JSON file if serviceaccount is selected as type.

settings

dictionary

The user settings.

availability_type

string

The availabilityType define if your postgres instance is run zonal or regional.

Some valid choices include: “ZONAL”, “REGIONAL”

backup_configuration

dictionary

The daily backup configuration for the instance.

binary_log_enabled

boolean

Whether binary log is enabled. If backup configuration is disabled, binary log must be disabled as well. MySQL only.

Choices:

  • false

  • true

enabled

boolean

Enable Autobackup for your instance.

Choices:

  • false

  • true

start_time

string

Define the backup start time in UTC (HH:MM) .

database_flags

list / elements=dictionary

The database flags passed to the instance at startup.

name

string

The name of the flag. These flags are passed at instance startup, so include both server options and system variables for MySQL. Flags should be specified with underscores, not hyphens.

value

string

The value of the flag. Booleans should be set to on for true and off for false. This field must be omitted if the flag doesn’t take a value.

ip_configuration

dictionary

The settings for IP Management. This allows to enable or disable the instance IP and manage which external networks can connect to the instance. The IPv4 address cannot be disabled for Second Generation instances.

authorized_networks

list / elements=dictionary

The list of external networks that are allowed to connect to the instance using the IP. In CIDR notation, also known as ‘slash’ notation (e.g. 192.168.100.0/24).

expiration_time

string

The time when this access control entry expires in RFC 3339 format, for example 2012-11-15T16:19:00.094Z.

name

string

An optional label to identify this entry.

value

string

The whitelisted value for the access control list. For example, to grant access to a client from an external IP (IPv4 or IPv6) address or subnet, use that address or subnet here.

ipv4_enabled

boolean

Whether the instance should be assigned an IP address or not.

Choices:

  • false

  • true

private_network

string

The resource link for the VPC network from which the Cloud SQL instance is accessible for private IP (e.g /projects/myProject/global/networks/default)

require_ssl

boolean

Whether the mysqld should default to ‘REQUIRE X509’ for users connecting over IP.

Choices:

  • false

  • true

tier

string

The tier or machine type for this instance, for example db-n1-standard-1. For MySQL instances, this field determines whether the instance is Second Generation (recommended) or First Generation.

user_labels

dictionary

User-provided labels, represented as a dictionary where each label is a single key value pair.

state

string

Whether the given object should exist in GCP

Choices:

  • "present" ← (default)

  • "absent"

Examples

- name: create a instance
  google.cloud.gcp_sql_instance:
    name: "{{resource_name}}-2"
    settings:
      ip_configuration:
        authorized_networks:
        - name: google dns server
          value: 8.8.8.8/32
      tier: db-n1-standard-1
    region: us-central1
    project: test_project
    auth_kind: serviceaccount
    service_account_file: "/tmp/auth.pem"
    state: present

Return Values

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

Key

Description

backendType

string

* FIRST_GEN: First Generation instance. MySQL only.

* SECOND_GEN: Second Generation instance or PostgreSQL instance.

* EXTERNAL: A database server that is not managed by Google.

Returned: success

connectionName

string

Connection name of the Cloud SQL instance used in connection strings.

Returned: success

databaseVersion

string

The database engine type and version. For First Generation instances, can be MYSQL_5_5, or MYSQL_5_6. For Second Generation instances, can be MYSQL_5_6 or MYSQL_5_7. Defaults to MYSQL_5_6.

PostgreSQL instances: POSTGRES_9_6 The databaseVersion property can not be changed after instance creation.

Returned: success

diskEncryptionConfiguration

complex

Disk encryption settings.

Returned: success

kmsKeyName

string

The KMS key used to encrypt the Cloud SQL instance .

Returned: success

diskEncryptionStatus

complex

Disk encryption status.

Returned: success

kmsKeyVersionName

string

The KMS key version used to encrypt the Cloud SQL instance .

Returned: success

failoverReplica

complex

The name and status of the failover replica. This property is applicable only to Second Generation instances.

Returned: success

available

boolean

The availability status of the failover replica. A false status indicates that the failover replica is out of sync. The master can only failover to the failover replica when the status is true.

Returned: success

name

string

The name of the failover replica. If specified at instance creation, a failover replica is created for the instance. The name doesn’t include the project ID. This property is applicable only to Second Generation instances.

Returned: success

gceZone

string

The Compute Engine zone that the instance is currently serving from. This value could be different from the zone that was specified when the instance was created if the instance has failed over to its secondary zone.

Returned: success

instanceType

string

The instance type. This can be one of the following.

* CLOUD_SQL_INSTANCE: A Cloud SQL instance that is not replicating from a master.

* ON_PREMISES_INSTANCE: An instance running on the customer’s premises.

* READ_REPLICA_INSTANCE: A Cloud SQL instance configured as a read-replica.

Returned: success

ipAddresses

complex

The assigned IP addresses for the instance.

Returned: success

ipAddress

string

The IP address assigned.

Returned: success

timeToRetire

string

The due time for this IP to be retired in RFC 3339 format, for example 2012-11-15T16:19:00.094Z. This field is only available when the IP is scheduled to be retired.

Returned: success

type

string

The type of this IP address. A PRIMARY address is an address that can accept incoming connections. An OUTGOING address is the source address of connections originating from the instance, if supported.

Returned: success

ipv6Address

string

The IPv6 address assigned to the instance. This property is applicable only to First Generation instances.

Returned: success

masterInstanceName

string

The name of the instance which will act as master in the replication setup.

Returned: success

maxDiskSize

integer

The maximum disk size of the instance in bytes.

Returned: success

name

string

Name of the Cloud SQL instance. This does not include the project ID.

Returned: success

region

string

The geographical region. Defaults to us-central or us-central1 depending on the instance type (First Generation or Second Generation/PostgreSQL).

Returned: success

replicaConfiguration

complex

Configuration specific to failover replicas and read replicas.

Returned: success

failoverTarget

boolean

Specifies if the replica is the failover target. If the field is set to true the replica will be designated as a failover replica.

In case the master instance fails, the replica instance will be promoted as the new master instance.

Only one replica can be specified as failover target, and the replica has to be in different zone with the master instance.

Returned: success

mysqlReplicaConfiguration

complex

MySQL specific configuration when replicating from a MySQL on-premises master. Replication configuration information such as the username, password, certificates, and keys are not stored in the instance metadata. The configuration information is used only to set up the replication connection and is stored by MySQL in a file named master.info in the data directory.

Returned: success

caCertificate

string

PEM representation of the trusted CA’s x509 certificate.

Returned: success

clientCertificate

string

PEM representation of the replica’s x509 certificate .

Returned: success

clientKey

string

PEM representation of the replica’s private key. The corresponding public key is encoded in the client’s certificate.

Returned: success

connectRetryInterval

integer

Seconds to wait between connect retries. MySQL’s default is 60 seconds.

Returned: success

dumpFilePath

string

Path to a SQL dump file in Google Cloud Storage from which the replica instance is to be created. The URI is in the form gs://bucketName/fileName. Compressed gzip files (.gz) are also supported. Dumps should have the binlog coordinates from which replication should begin. This can be accomplished by setting –master-data to 1 when using mysqldump.

Returned: success

masterHeartbeatPeriod

integer

Interval in milliseconds between replication heartbeats.

Returned: success

password

string

The password for the replication connection.

Returned: success

sslCipher

string

A list of permissible ciphers to use for SSL encryption.

Returned: success

username

string

The username for the replication connection.

Returned: success

verifyServerCertificate

boolean

Whether or not to check the master’s Common Name value in the certificate that it sends during the SSL handshake.

Returned: success

replicaNames

list / elements=string

The replicas of the instance.

Returned: success

serviceAccountEmailAddress

string

The service account email address assigned to the instance. This property is applicable only to Second Generation instances.

Returned: success

serverCaCert

complex

SSL configuration.

Returned: success

cert

string

PEM representation of the X.509 certificate.

Returned: success

certSerialNumber

string

Serial number, as extracted from the certificate.

Returned: success

commonName

string

User supplied name. Constrained to [a-zA-Z.-_ ]+.

Returned: success

createTime

string

The time when the certificate was created in RFC 3339 format, for example 2012-11-15T16:19:00.094Z.

Returned: success

expirationTime

string

The time when the certificate expires in RFC 3339 format, for example 2012-11-15T16:19:00.094Z.

Returned: success

sha1Fingerprint

string

SHA-1 fingerprint of the certificate.

Returned: success

settings

complex

The user settings.

Returned: success

availabilityType

string

The availabilityType define if your postgres instance is run zonal or regional.

Returned: success

backupConfiguration

complex

The daily backup configuration for the instance.

Returned: success

binaryLogEnabled

boolean

Whether binary log is enabled. If backup configuration is disabled, binary log must be disabled as well. MySQL only.

Returned: success

enabled

boolean

Enable Autobackup for your instance.

Returned: success

startTime

string

Define the backup start time in UTC (HH:MM) .

Returned: success

databaseFlags

complex

The database flags passed to the instance at startup.

Returned: success

name

string

The name of the flag. These flags are passed at instance startup, so include both server options and system variables for MySQL. Flags should be specified with underscores, not hyphens.

Returned: success

value

string

The value of the flag. Booleans should be set to on for true and off for false. This field must be omitted if the flag doesn’t take a value.

Returned: success

ipConfiguration

complex

The settings for IP Management. This allows to enable or disable the instance IP and manage which external networks can connect to the instance. The IPv4 address cannot be disabled for Second Generation instances.

Returned: success

authorizedNetworks

complex

The list of external networks that are allowed to connect to the instance using the IP. In CIDR notation, also known as ‘slash’ notation (e.g. 192.168.100.0/24).

Returned: success

expirationTime

string

The time when this access control entry expires in RFC 3339 format, for example 2012-11-15T16:19:00.094Z.

Returned: success

name

string

An optional label to identify this entry.

Returned: success

value

string

The whitelisted value for the access control list. For example, to grant access to a client from an external IP (IPv4 or IPv6) address or subnet, use that address or subnet here.

Returned: success

ipv4Enabled

boolean

Whether the instance should be assigned an IP address or not.

Returned: success

requireSsl

boolean

Whether the mysqld should default to ‘REQUIRE X509’ for users connecting over IP.

Returned: success

settingsVersion

integer

The version of instance settings. This is a required field for update method to make sure concurrent updates are handled properly.

During update, use the most recent settingsVersion value for this instance and do not try to update this value.

Returned: success

tier

string

The tier or machine type for this instance, for example db-n1-standard-1. For MySQL instances, this field determines whether the instance is Second Generation (recommended) or First Generation.

Returned: success

userLabels

dictionary

User-provided labels, represented as a dictionary where each label is a single key value pair.

Returned: success

state

string

The current serving state of the database instance.

Returned: success

Authors

  • Google Inc. (@googlecloudplatform)