mellanox.onyx.onyx_snmp_hosts – Configures SNMP host parameters

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_snmp_hosts.

New in version 0.2.0: of mellanox.onyx

Synopsis

  • This module provides declarative management of SNMP hosts protocol params on Mellanox ONYX network devices.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
hosts
list / elements=string
List of snmp hosts
auth_password
string
The password needed to configure the auth type.
auth_type
string
    Choices:
  • md5
  • sha
  • sha224
  • sha256
  • sha384
  • sha512
Configures SNMP v3 security parameters, specifying passwords in a nother parameter (auth_password) (passwords are always stored encrypted).
enabled
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
Temporarily Enables/Disables sending of all notifications to this host.
name
string / required
Specifies the name of the host.
notification_type
string
    Choices:
  • trap
  • inform
Configures the type of sending notification to the specified host.
port
string
Overrides default target port for this host.
privacy_password
string
The password needed to configure the privacy type.
privacy_type
string
    Choices:
  • 3des
  • aes-128
  • aes-192
  • aes-192-cfb
  • aes-256
  • aes-256-cfb
  • des
Specifys SNMP v3 privacy settings for this user.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present
  • absent
Used to decide if you want to delete the specified host or not.
user_name
string
Specifys username for this inform sink.
version
string
    Choices:
  • 1
  • 2c
  • 3
Specifys SNMP version of informs to send.

Examples

- name: Enables snmp host
  onyx_snmp_hosts:
      hosts:
       - name: 1.1.1.1
         enabled: true

- name: Configures snmp host with version 2c
  onyx_snmp_hosts:
      hosts:
         - name: 2.3.2.4
           enabled: true
           notification_type: trap
           port: 66
           version: 2c

- name: Configures snmp host with version 3 and configures it with user as sara
  onyx_snmp_hosts:
       hosts:
         - name: 2.3.2.4
           enabled: true
           notification_type: trap
           port: 66
           version: 3
           user_name: sara
           auth_type: sha
           auth_password: jnbdfijbdsf
           privacy_type: 3des
           privacy_password: nojfd8uherwiugfh

- name: Deletes the snmp host
  onyx_snmp_hosts:
        hosts:
          - name: 2.3.2.4
            state: absent

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:
['snmp-server host <host_name> disable', 'no snmp-server host <host_name> disable', 'snmp-server host <host_name> informs port <port_number> version <version_number>', 'snmp-server host <host_name> traps port <port_number> version <version_number>', 'snmp-server host <host_name> informs port <port_number> version <version_number> user <user_name> auth <auth_type> <auth_password> priv <privacy_type> <privacy_password>', 'snmp-server host <host_name> traps port <port_number> version <version_number> user <user_name> auth <auth_type> <auth_password> priv <privacy_type> <privacy_password>', 'no snmp-server host <host_name>.']


Authors

  • Sara Touqan (@sarato)