mellanox.onyx.onyx_mlag_vip – Configures MLAG VIP on Mellanox ONYX network devices

Note

This 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_mlag_vip.

Synopsis

  • This module provides declarative management of MLAG virtual IPs on Mellanox ONYX network devices.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
delay
string
Default:
12
Delay interval, in seconds, waiting for the changes on mlag VIP to take effect.
group_name
string
MLAG group name. Required if state=present.
ipaddress
string
Virtual IP address of the MLAG. Required if state=present.
mac_address
string
MLAG system MAC address. Required if state=present.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present
  • absent
MLAG VIP state.

Notes

Note

  • Tested on ONYX 3.6.4000

Examples

- name: Configure mlag-vip
  onyx_mlag_vip:
    ipaddress: 50.3.3.1/24
    group_name: ansible-test-group
    mac_address: 00:11:12:23:34:45

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
commands
list / elements=string
always
The list of configuration mode commands to send to the device.

Sample:
['mlag-vip ansible_test_group ip 50.3.3.1 /24 force', 'no mlag shutdown']


Authors

  • Samer Deeb (@samerd)