junipernetworks.junos.junos_l2_interface – (deprecated, removed after 2022-06-01) Manage L2 Interface on Juniper JUNOS network devices

Note

This plugin is part of the junipernetworks.junos collection.

To install it use: ansible-galaxy collection install junipernetworks.junos.

To use it in a playbook, specify: junipernetworks.junos.junos_l2_interface.

New in version 1.0.0: of junipernetworks.junos

DEPRECATED

Removed in

major release after 2022-06-01

Why

Updated modules released with more functionality

Alternative

Use junos_l2_interfaces instead.

Synopsis

  • This module provides declarative management of Layer-2 interface on Juniper JUNOS network devices.

Requirements

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

  • ncclient (>=v0.5.2)

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
access_vlan
string
Configure given VLAN in access port. The value of access_vlan should be vlan name.
active
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
Specifies whether or not the configuration is active or deactivated
aggregate
list / elements=dictionary
List of Layer-2 interface definitions.
access_vlan
string
Configure given VLAN in access port. The value of access_vlan should be vlan name.
active
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
Specifies whether or not the configuration is active or deactivated
description
string
Description of Interface.
enhanced_layer
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
True if your device has Enhanced Layer 2 Software (ELS).
filter_input
string
The name of input filter of ethernet-switching.
filter_output
string
The name of output filter of ethernet-switching.
mode
string
    Choices:
  • access
  • trunk
Mode in which interface needs to be configured.
name
string / required
Name of the interface excluding any logical unit number.
native_vlan
integer
Native VLAN to be configured in trunk port. The value of native_vlan should be vlan id.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present
  • absent
State of the Layer-2 Interface configuration.
trunk_vlans
list / elements=string
List of VLAN names to be configured in trunk port. The value of trunk_vlans should be list of vlan names.
unit
integer
Logical interface number. Value of unit should be of type integer.
description
string
Description of Interface.
enhanced_layer
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
True if your device has Enhanced Layer 2 Software (ELS).
filter_input
string
The name of input filter of ethernet-switching.
filter_output
string
The name of output filter of ethernet-switching.
mode
string
    Choices:
  • access
  • trunk
Mode in which interface needs to be configured.
name
string
Name of the interface excluding any logical unit number.
native_vlan
integer
Native VLAN to be configured in trunk port. The value of native_vlan should be vlan id.
provider
dictionary
Deprecated
Starting with Ansible 2.5 we recommend using connection: network_cli or connection: netconf.
For more information please see the Junos OS Platform Options guide.

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. This value is used to authenticate the SSH session. If the value is not specified in the task, the value of environment variable ANSIBLE_NET_PASSWORD will be used instead.
port
integer
Specifies the port to use when building the connection to the remote device. The port value will default to the well known SSH port of 22 (for transport=cli) or port 830 (for transport=netconf) device.
ssh_keyfile
path
Specifies the SSH key to use to authenticate the connection to the remote device. This value is the path to the key used to authenticate the SSH session. If the value is not specified in the task, the value of environment variable ANSIBLE_NET_SSH_KEYFILE will be used instead.
timeout
integer
Specifies the timeout in seconds for communicating with the network device for either connecting or sending commands. If the timeout is exceeded before the operation is completed, the module will error.
transport
string
    Choices:
  • cli
  • netconf ←
Configures the transport connection to use when connecting to the remote device.
username
string
Configures the username to use to authenticate the connection to the remote device. This value is used to authenticate the SSH session. If the value is not specified in the task, the value of environment variable ANSIBLE_NET_USERNAME will be used instead.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
State of the Layer-2 Interface configuration.
trunk_vlans
list / elements=string
List of VLAN names to be configured in trunk port. The value of trunk_vlans should be list of vlan names.
unit
integer
Default:
0
Logical interface number. Value of unit should be of type integer.

Notes

Note

Examples

- name: Configure interface in access mode
  junipernetworks.junos.junos_l2_interface:
    name: ge-0/0/1
    description: interface-access
    mode: access
    access_vlan: red
    active: true
    state: present

- name: Configure interface in trunk mode
  junipernetworks.junos.junos_l2_interface:
    name: ge-0/0/1
    description: interface-trunk
    mode: trunk
    trunk_vlans:
    - blue
    - green
    native_vlan: 100
    active: true
    state: present

- name: Configure interface in access and trunk mode using aggregate
  junipernetworks.junos.junos_l2_interface:
    aggregate:
    - name: ge-0/0/1
      description: test-interface-access
      mode: access
      access_vlan: red
    - name: ge-0/0/2
      description: test-interface-trunk
      mode: trunk
      trunk_vlans:
      - blue
      - green
      native_vlan: 100
    active: true
    state: present

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
diff
string
when configuration is changed and diff option is enabled.
Configuration difference before and after applying change.

Sample:
[edit interfaces] + ge-0/0/1 { + description "l2 interface configured by Ansible"; + unit 0 { + family ethernet-switching { + interface-mode access; + vlan { + members red; + } + } + } + }


Status

  • This module will be removed in a major release after 2022-06-01. [deprecated]

  • For more information see DEPRECATED.

Authors

  • Ganesh Nalawade (@ganeshrn)