ibm.storage_virtualize.ibm_svc_manage_cv module – This module manages the change volume for a given volume 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_svc_manage_cv.

New in ibm.storage_virtualize 1.3.0

Synopsis

  • Ansible interface to manage the change volume in remote copy replication on IBM Storage Virtualize family systems.

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

basevolume

string

Specifies the base volume name (master or auxiliary).

Required when state=present, to create the change volume.

clustername

string / required

The hostname or management IP of the Storage Virtualize system.

cvname

string / required

Specifies the name to assign to the master or auxiliary change volume.

domain

string

Domain for the Storage Virtualize system.

Valid when hostname is used for the parameter clustername.

ismaster

boolean

Specifies whether the change volume is being (dis)associated with master cluster.

Required when the change volume is being associated or disassociated from the master cluster.

Choices:

  • false

  • true ← (default)

log_path

string

Path of debug log file.

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.

rname

string / required

Specifies the name of the remote copy relationship.

state

string / required

Creates or updates (present) or removes (absent), a change volume.

Choices:

  • "absent"

  • "present"

token

string

added in ibm.storage_virtualize 1.5.0

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

To generate a token, use the 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 master change volume and associate with rcopy
  ibm.storage_virtualize.ibm_svc_manage_cv:
    clustername: "{{clustername}}"
    domain: "{{domain}}"
    username: "{{username}}"
    password: "{{password}}"
    log_path: /tmp/playbook.debug
    state: present
    rname: sample_rcopy
    cvname: vol1_cv
    basevolume: vol1
- name: Create auxiliary change volume and associate with rcopy
  ibm.storage_virtualize.ibm_svc_manage_cv:
    clustername: "{{clustername}}"
    domain: "{{domain}}"
    username: "{{username}}"
    password: "{{password}}"
    log_path: /tmp/playbook.debug
    state: present
    rname: sample_rcopy
    cvname: vol2_aux_cv
    basevolume: vol2
    ismaster: false
- name: Delete master change volume and disassociate from rcopy
  ibm.storage_virtualize.ibm_svc_manage_cv:
    clustername: "{{clustername}}"
    domain: "{{domain}}"
    username: "{{username}}"
    password: "{{password}}"
    log_path: /tmp/playbook.debug
    state: absent
    rname: sample_rcopy
    cvname: vol1_cv
- name: Delete auxiliary change volume and disassociate from rcopy
  ibm.storage_virtualize.ibm_svc_manage_cv:
    clustername: "{{clustername}}"
    domain: "{{domain}}"
    username: "{{username}}"
    password: "{{password}}"
    log_path: /tmp/playbook.debug
    state: absent
    rname: sample_rcopy
    cvname: vol2_aux_cv
    ismaster: false

Authors

  • Shilpi Jain(@Shilpi-Jain1)