inspur.sm.update_fw – Update firmware.

Note

This plugin is part of the inspur.sm collection (version 1.3.0).

To install it use: ansible-galaxy collection install inspur.sm.

To use it in a playbook, specify: inspur.sm.update_fw.

New in version 0.1.0: of inspur.sm

Synopsis

  • Update firmware on Inspur server.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
dual_image
string
    Choices:
  • single
  • dual ←
(M5)update dual image(default) or not.
Only the M5 model supports this parameter.
has_me
integer
    Choices:
  • 0
  • 1
Default:
1
(M5-BIOS)update me or not when update bios,only work in INTEL platform,0-no,1-yes.
Only the M5 model supports this parameter.
host
string
Specifies the DNS host name or address for connecting to the remote device over the specified transport. The value of host is used as the destination address for the transport.
mode
string
    Choices:
  • Auto ←
  • Manual
(BMC)active mode, Manual or Auto(default).
over_ride
integer
    Choices:
  • 0
  • 1
Default:
0
Reserve Configrations,0-reserve, 1-override.
password
string
Specifies the password to use to authenticate the connection to the remote device. If the value is not specified in the task, the value of environment variable ANSIBLE_NET_PASSWORD will be used instead.
provider
dictionary
A dict object containing connection details.
host
string
Specifies the DNS host name or address for connecting to the remote device over the specified transport. The value of host is used as the destination address for the transport.
password
string
Specifies the password to use to authenticate the connection to the remote device. If the value is not specified in the task, the value of environment variable ANSIBLE_NET_PASSWORD will be used instead.
username
string
Configures the username to use to authenticate the connection to the remote device. If the value is not specified in the task, the value of environment variable ANSIBLE_NET_USERNAME will be used instead.
type
string
    Choices:
  • BMC
  • BIOS
Firmware type.
url
string / required
Firmware image url.
username
string
Configures the username to use to authenticate the connection to the remote device. If the value is not specified in the task, the value of environment variable ANSIBLE_NET_USERNAME will be used instead.

Examples

- name: Update fw test
  hosts: ism
  connection: local
  gather_facts: no
  vars:
    ism:
      host: "{{ ansible_ssh_host }}"
      username: "{{ username }}"
      password: "{{ password }}"

  tasks:

  - name: "update bios"
    inspur.sm.update_fw:
      url: "/home/wbs/SA5112M5_BIOS_4.1.8_Standard_20200117.bin"
      type: "BIOS"
      provider: "{{ ism }}"

  - name: "update bmc"
    inspur.sm.update_fw:
      url: "/home/wbs/SA5112M5_BMC_4.17.7_Standard_20200430"
      mode: "Auto"
      type: "BMC"
      dual_image: "dual"
      provider: "{{ ism }}"

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
changed
boolean
always
Check to see if a change was made on the device.

message
string
always
Messages returned after module execution.

state
string
always
Status after module execution.



Authors

  • WangBaoshan (@ISIB-group)