google.cloud.gcp_sql_user module – Creates a GCP User

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_user.

Synopsis

  • The Users resource represents a database user in a Cloud SQL instance.

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"

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.

host

string / required

The host name from which the user can connect. For insert operations, host defaults to an empty string. For update operations, host is specified as part of the request URL. The host name cannot be updated after insertion.

instance

dictionary / required

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

This field represents a link to a Instance resource in GCP. It can be specified in two ways. First, you can place a dictionary with key ‘name’ and value of your resource’s name Alternatively, you can add `register: name-of-resource` to a gcp_sql_instance task and then set this instance field to “{{ name-of-resource }}”

name

string / required

The name of the user in the Cloud SQL instance.

password

string

The password for the user.

project

string

The Google Cloud Platform project to use.

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.

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}}-1"
    settings:
      ip_configuration:
        authorized_networks:
        - name: google dns server
          value: 8.8.8.8/32
      tier: db-n1-standard-1
    region: us-central1
    project: "{{ gcp_project }}"
    auth_kind: "{{ gcp_cred_kind }}"
    service_account_file: "{{ gcp_cred_file }}"
    state: present
  register: instance

- name: create a user
  google.cloud.gcp_sql_user:
    name: test-user
    host: 10.1.2.3
    password: secret-password
    instance: "{{ instance }}"
    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

host

string

The host name from which the user can connect. For insert operations, host defaults to an empty string. For update operations, host is specified as part of the request URL. The host name cannot be updated after insertion.

Returned: success

instance

dictionary

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

Returned: success

name

string

The name of the user in the Cloud SQL instance.

Returned: success

password

string

The password for the user.

Returned: success

Authors

  • Google Inc. (@googlecloudplatform)