mellanox.onyx.onyx_ntp – Manage NTP general configurations and ntp keys configurations 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_ntp.

New in version 0.2.0: of mellanox.onyx

Synopsis

  • This module provides declarative management of NTP & NTP Keys on Mellanox ONYX network devices.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
authenticate_state
string
    Choices:
  • enabled
  • disabled
State of the NTP authentication configuration.
ntp_authentication_keys
list / elements=string
List of ntp authentication keys
auth_key_encrypt_type
string / required
    Choices:
  • md5
  • sha1
encryption type used to configure ntp authentication key.
auth_key_id
integer / required
Configures ntp key-id, range 1-65534
auth_key_password
string / required
password used for ntp authentication key.
auth_key_state
string
    Choices:
  • present
  • absent
Used to decide if you want to delete given ntp key or not
state
string
    Choices:
  • enabled
  • disabled
State of the NTP configuration.
trusted_keys
list / elements=string
List of ntp trusted keys

Examples

- name: Configure NTP
  onyx_ntp:
    state: enabled
    authenticate_state: enabled
    ntp_authentication_keys:
            - auth_key_id: 1
              auth_key_encrypt_type: md5
              auth_key_password: 12345
              auth_key_state: absent
    trusted_keys: 1,2,3

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:
['ntp enable', 'ntp disable', 'ntp authenticate', 'no ntp authenticate', 'ntp authentication-key 1 md5 12345', 'no ntp authentication-key 1', 'ntp trusted-key 1,2,3']


Authors

  • Sara-Touqan (@sarato)