netapp.ontap.na_ontap_nvme_namespace – NetApp ONTAP Manage NVME Namespace

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_nvme_namespace.

New in version 2.8.0: of netapp.ontap

Synopsis

  • Create/Delete NVME namespace

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
block_size
integer
added in 20.5.0 of netapp.ontap
    Choices:
  • 512
  • 4096
Size in bytes of a logical block. Possible values are 512 (Data ONTAP 9.6 and later), 4096. The default value is 4096.
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.
key_filepath
string
added in 20.6.0 of netapp.ontap
path to SSL client key file.
ontapi
integer
The ontap api version to use
ostype
string
    Choices:
  • windows
  • linux
  • vmware
  • xen
  • hyper_v
Specifies the ostype for initiators
password
string
Password for the specified user.

aliases: pass
path
string / required
Namespace path.
size
integer
Size in bytes. Range is [0..2^63-1].
size_unit
string
    Choices:
  • bytes
  • b ←
  • kb
  • mb
  • gb
  • tb
  • pb
  • eb
  • zb
  • yb
The unit used to interpret the size parameter.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
Whether the specified namespace 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
Name of the vserver to use.

Notes

Note

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

Examples

- name: Create NVME Namespace
  na_ontap_nvme_namespace:
    state: present
    ostype: linux
    path: /vol/ansible/test
    size: 20
    size_unit: mb
    vserver: "{{ vserver }}"
    hostname: "{{ hostname }}"
    username: "{{ username }}"
    password: "{{ password }}"

- name: Create NVME Namespace (Idempotency)
  na_ontap_nvme_namespace:
    state: present
    ostype: linux
    path: /vol/ansible/test
    size: 20
    size_unit: mb
    vserver: "{{ vserver }}"
    hostname: "{{ hostname }}"
    username: "{{ username }}"
    password: "{{ password }}"

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