netapp.ontap.na_ontap_ports module – NetApp ONTAP add/remove ports

Note

This module is part of the netapp.ontap collection (version 21.19.1).

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.ontap.

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

New in version 2.9.0: of netapp.ontap

Synopsis

  • Add or remove ports for broadcast domain and portset.

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

Comments

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

Enable and disable https.

Ignored when using REST as only https is supported.

Ignored when using SSL certificate authentication as it requires SSL.

Choices:

  • no ← (default)

  • yes

ipspace

string

Specify the required ipspace for the broadcast domain.

A domain ipspace can not be modified after the domain has been created.

key_filepath

string

added in 20.6.0 of netapp.ontap

path to SSL client key file.

names

list / elements=string / required

List of ports.

ontapi

integer

The ontap api version to use

password

aliases: pass

string

Password for the specified user.

portset_type

string

Protocols accepted for portset.

Choices:

  • fcp

  • iscsi

  • mixed

resource_name

string / required

name of the portset or broadcast domain.

resource_type

string / required

type of the resource to add a port to or remove a port from.

adding or removing ports in portset requires ONTAP version 9.9 or later in REST

Choices:

  • broadcast_domain

  • portset

state

string

Whether the specified port should be added or removed.

Choices:

  • present ← (default)

  • absent

use_rest

string

Whether to use REST or ZAPI.

always – will always use the REST API if the module supports REST. A warning is issued if the module does not support REST. An error is issued if a module option is not supported in REST.

never – will always use ZAPI if the module supports ZAPI. An error may be issued if a REST option is not supported in ZAPI.

auto – will try to use the REST API if the module supports REST and modules options are supported. Reverts to ZAPI otherwise.

Default: “auto”

username

aliases: user

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.

validate_certs

boolean

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.

Choices:

  • no

  • yes ← (default)

vserver

string

Name of the SVM.

Specify this option when operating on portset.

Notes

Note

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

Examples

- name: broadcast domain remove port
  tags:
  - remove
  netapp.ontap.na_ontap_ports:
    state: absent
    names: test-vsim1:e0d-1,test-vsim1:e0d-2
    resource_type: broadcast_domain
    resource_name: ansible_domain
    hostname: "{{ hostname }}"
    username: user
    password: password
    https: False

- name: broadcast domain add port
  tags:
  - add
  netapp.ontap.na_ontap_ports:
    state: present
    names: test-vsim1:e0d-1,test-vsim1:e0d-2
    resource_type: broadcast_domain
    resource_name: ansible_domain
    ipspace: Default
    hostname: "{{ hostname }}"
    username: user
    password: password
    https: False

- name: portset remove port
  tags:
  - remove
  netapp.ontap.na_ontap_ports:
    state: absent
    names: lif_2
    resource_type: portset
    resource_name: portset_1
    vserver: "{{ vserver }}"
    hostname: "{{ hostname }}"
    username: user
    password: password
    https: False

- name: portset add port
  tags:
  - add
  netapp.ontap.na_ontap_ports:
    state: present
    names: lif_2
    resource_type: portset
    resource_name: portset_1
    portset_type: iscsi
    vserver: "{{ vserver }}"
    hostname: "{{ hostname }}"
    username: user
    password: password
    https: False

Authors

  • NetApp Ansible Team (@carchi8py)