netapp.ontap.na_ontap_fdspt – NetApp ONTAP create, delete or modify File Directory security policy tasks

Note

This plugin is part of the netapp.ontap collection (version 21.10.0).

To install it use: ansible-galaxy collection install netapp.ontap.

To use it in a playbook, specify: netapp.ontap.na_ontap_fdspt.

New in version 21.8.0: of netapp.ontap

Synopsis

  • Create, modify or remove file directory security policy tasks.

Requirements

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

  • Ansible 2.9

  • Python3 netapp-lib (2018.11.13) or later. Install using ‘pip install netapp-lib’

  • netapp-lib 2020.3.12 is strongly recommended as it provides better error reporting for connection issues.

  • A physical or virtual clustered Data ONTAP system. The modules support Data ONTAP 9.1 and onward.

  • REST support requires ONTAP 9.6 or later.

  • To enable http on the cluster you must run the following commands ‘set -privilege advanced;’ ‘system services web modify -http-enabled true;’

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
access_control
string
    Choices:
  • file_directory
  • slag
Specifies access control of the task.
cert_filepath
string
added in 20.6.0 of netapp.ontap
path to SSL client cert file (.pem).
not supported with python 2.6.
feature_flags
dictionary
added in 20.5.0 of netapp.ontap
Enable or disable a new feature.
This can be used to enable an experimental feature or disable a new feature that breaks backward compatibility.
Supported keys and values are subject to change without notice. Unknown keys are ignored.
hostname
string / required
The hostname or IP address of the ONTAP instance.
http_port
integer
Override the default port (80 or 443) with this port
https
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
Enable and disable https.
Ignored when using REST as only https is supported.
Ignored when using SSL certificate authentication as it requires SSL.
index_num
integer
Specifies the index number of a task. Tasks are applied in order. A task with a larger index value is applied after a task with a lower index number. If you do not specify this optional parameter, new tasks are applied to the end of the index list.
key_filepath
string
added in 20.6.0 of netapp.ontap
path to SSL client key file.
name
string / required
Specifies the name of the policy the task will be associated with.
ntfs_mode
string
    Choices:
  • propagate
  • ignore
  • replace
Specifies NTFS propagation mode.
ntfs_sd
list / elements=string
Specifies the NTFS security descriptor name.
ontapi
integer
The ontap api version to use
password
string
Password for the specified user.

aliases: pass
path
string / required
Specifies the file or folder path of the task. In case of SLAG this path specify the volume or qtree mounted path.
security_type
string
    Choices:
  • ntfs
  • nfsv4
Specifies the type of security. If not specified ONTAP will default to ntfs.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
Whether the specified Policy Task should exist or not.
use_rest
string
Default:
"auto"
REST API if supported by the target system for all the resources and attributes the module requires. Otherwise will revert to ZAPI.
always -- will always use the REST API
never -- will always use the ZAPI
auto -- will try to use the REST Api
username
string
This can be a Cluster-scoped or SVM-scoped account, depending on whether a Cluster-level or SVM-level API is required.
For more information, please read the documentation https://mysupport.netapp.com/NOW/download/software/nmsdk/9.4/.
Two authentication methods are supported
1. basic authentication, using username and password,
2. SSL certificate authentication, using a ssl client cert file, and optionally a private key file.
To use a certificate, the certificate must have been installed in the ONTAP cluster, and cert authentication must have been enabled.

aliases: user
validate_certs
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
If set to no, the SSL certificates will not be validated.
This should only set to False used on personally controlled sites using self-signed certificates.
vserver
string / required
Specifies the vserver for the File Directory security policy.

Notes

Note

  • check_mode is supported for this module.

  • The modules prefixed with na_ontap are built to support the ONTAP storage platform.

Examples

- name: Create File Directory Security Policy Task
  netapp.ontap.na_ontap_na_ontap_fdspt:
    state: present
    name: "ansible_pl"
    access_control: "file_directory"
    ntfs_sd: "ansible1_sd"
    ntfs_mode: "replace"
    security_type: "ntfs"
    path: "/volume1"
    hostname: "{{ hostname }}"
    username: "{{ username }}"
    password: "{{ password }}"

- name: Modify File Directory Security Policy Task
  netapp.ontap.na_ontap_na_ontap_fdspt:
    state: present
    name: "ansible_pl"
    access_control: "file_directory"
    path: "/volume1"
    ntfs_sd: "ansible1_sd"
    ntfs_mode: "replace"
    security_type: "ntfs"
    hostname: "{{ hostname }}"
    username: "{{ username }}"
    password: "{{ password }}"

- name: Remove File Directory Security Policy Task
  netapp.ontap.na_ontap_na_ontap_fdspt:
    state: absent
    vserver: "SVM1"
    name: "ansible_pl"
    access_control: "file_directory"
    path: "/volume1"
    hostname: "{{ hostname }}"
    username: "{{ username }}"
    password: "{{ password }}"

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