mellanox.onyx.onyx cliconf – Use onyx cliconf to run command on Mellanox ONYX platform


This cliconf plugin is part of the mellanox.onyx collection (version 1.0.0).

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 mellanox.onyx.

To use it in a playbook, specify: mellanox.onyx.onyx.

New in mellanox.onyx 2.5


  • This onyx plugin provides low level abstraction apis for sending and receiving CLI commands from Mellanox ONYX network devices.


Configuration entries for each entry type have a low to high priority order. For example, a variable that is lower in the list will override a variable that is higher up.