netapp.elementsw.na_elementsw_node – NetApp Element Software Node Operation

Note

This plugin is part of the netapp.elementsw collection (version 21.7.0).

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 netapp.elementsw.

To use it in a playbook, specify: netapp.elementsw.na_elementsw_node.

New in version 2.7.0: of netapp.elementsw

Synopsis

  • Add, remove cluster node on Element Software Cluster.

  • Set cluster name on node.

  • When using the preset_only option, hostname/username/password are required but not used.

Requirements

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

  • The modules were developed with SolidFire 10.1

  • solidfire-sdk-python (1.1.0.92) or greater. Install using ‘pip install solidfire-sdk-python’

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
cluster_name
string
added in 20.9.0 of netapp.elementsw
If set, the current node configuration is updated with this name before adding the node to the cluster.
This requires the node_ids to be specified as MIPs (Management IP Adresses)
hostname
string / required
The hostname or IP address of the SolidFire cluster.
For na_elementsw_cluster, the Management IP (MIP) or hostname of the node to initiate the cluster creation from.
node_ids
list / elements=string / required
List of IDs or Names or IP Addresses of nodes to add or remove.
If cluster_name is set, node MIPs are required.

aliases: node_id
password
string / required
Password for the specified user.

aliases: pass
preset_only
boolean
added in 20.9.0 of netapp.elementsw
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
If true and state is 'present', set the cluster name for each node in node_ids, but do not add the nodes.
They can be added using na_elementsw_cluster for initial cluster creation.
If false, proceed with addition/removal.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
Element Software Storage Node operation state.
present - To add pending node to participate in cluster data storage.
absent - To remove node from active cluster. A node cannot be removed if active drives are present.
username
string / required
Please ensure that the user has the adequate permissions. For more information, please read the official documentation https://mysupport.netapp.com/documentation/docweb/index.html?productID=62636&language=en-US.

aliases: user

Notes

Note

  • The modules prefixed with na\_elementsw are built to support the SolidFire storage platform.

Examples

- name: Add node from pending to active cluster
  tags:
  - elementsw_add_node
  na_elementsw_node:
    hostname: "{{ elementsw_hostname }}"
    username: "{{ elementsw_username }}"
    password: "{{ elementsw_password }}"
    state: present
    node_id: sf4805-meg-03

- name: Remove active node from cluster
  tags:
  - elementsw_remove_node
  na_elementsw_node:
    hostname: "{{ elementsw_hostname }}"
    username: "{{ elementsw_username }}"
    password: "{{ elementsw_password }}"
    state: absent
    node_id: 13

- name: Add node from pending to active cluster using node IP
  tags:
  - elementsw_add_node_ip
  na_elementsw_node:
    hostname: "{{ elementsw_hostname }}"
    username: "{{ elementsw_username }}"
    password: "{{ elementsw_password }}"
    state: present
    node_id: 10.109.48.65
    cluster_name: sfcluster01

- name: Only set cluster name
  tags:
  - elementsw_add_node_ip
  na_elementsw_node:
    hostname: "{{ elementsw_hostname }}"
    username: "{{ elementsw_username }}"
    password: "{{ elementsw_password }}"
    state: present
    node_ids: 10.109.48.65,10.109.48.66
    cluster_name: sfcluster01
    preset_only: true

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
msg
string
success
Success message



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