ibm.storage_virtualize.ibm_sv_manage_provisioning_policy module – This module configures and manages provisioning policies on IBM Storage Virtualize family systems

Note

This module is part of the ibm.storage_virtualize collection (version 2.2.0).

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 ibm.storage_virtualize.

To use it in a playbook, specify: ibm.storage_virtualize.ibm_sv_manage_provisioning_policy.

New in ibm.storage_virtualize 1.10.0

Synopsis

  • Ansible interface to manage mkprovisioningpolicy, chprovisioningpolicy, and rmprovisioningpolicy commands.

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

capacitysaving

string

Specifies the policy capacity savings.

Applies, when state=present, to create a provisioning policy.

Choices:

  • "drivebased"

  • "thin"

  • "compressed"

clustername

string / required

The hostname or management IP of the Storage Virtualize system.

deduplicated

boolean

Specifies when volumes should be deduplicated.

Applicable when capacitysaving=thin or capacitysaving=compressed.

Choices:

  • false ← (default)

  • true

domain

string

Domain for the Storage Virtualize system.

Valid when hostname is used for the parameter clustername.

log_path

string

Path of debug log file.

name

string / required

Specifies the name of the provisioning policy.

Specifies the new name during rename.

old_name

string

Specifies the old name of the provisioning policy during renaming.

Valid when state=present to rename an existing policy.

password

string

REST API password for the Storage Virtualize system.

The parameters username and password are required if not using token to authenticate a user.

state

string / required

Creates, updates (present), or deletes (absent) a provisioning policy.

Choices:

  • "present"

  • "absent"

token

string

The authentication token to verify a user on the Storage Virtualize system.

To generate a token, use the ibm.storage_virtualize.ibm_svc_auth module.

username

string

REST API username for the Storage Virtualize system.

The parameters username and password are required if not using token to authenticate a user.

validate_certs

boolean

Validates certification.

Choices:

  • false ← (default)

  • true

Notes

Note

  • This module supports check_mode.

Examples

- name: Create provisioning policy
  ibm.storage_virtualize.ibm_sv_manage_provisioning_policy:
    clustername: "{{cluster}}"
    username: "{{username}}"
    password: "{{password}}"
    name: provisioning_policy0
    capacitysaving: "compressed"
    deduplicated: true
    state: present
- name: Rename provisioning policy
  ibm.storage_virtualize.ibm_sv_manage_provisioning_policy:
    clustername: "{{cluster}}"
    username: "{{username}}"
    password: "{{password}}"
    name: pp0
    old_name: provisioning_policy0
    state: present
- name: Delete replication policy
  ibm.storage_virtualize.ibm_sv_manage_provisioning_policy:
    clustername: "{{cluster}}"
    username: "{{username}}"
    password: "{{password}}"
    name: pp0
    state: absent

Authors

  • Sanjaikumaar M (@sanjaikumaar)