netapp.ontap.na_ontap_qtree – NetApp ONTAP manage qtrees

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_qtree.

New in version 2.6.0: of netapp.ontap

Synopsis

  • Create or destroy Qtrees.

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
cert_filepath
string
added in 20.6.0 of netapp.ontap
path to SSL client cert file (.pem).
not supported with python 2.6.
export_policy
string
added in 2.9.0 of netapp.ontap
The name of the export policy to apply.
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.
flexvol_name
string / required
The name of the FlexVol the qtree should exist on.
force_delete
boolean
added in 20.8.0 of netapp.ontap
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
Whether the qtree should be deleted even if files still exist.
Note that the default of true reflect the REST API behavior.
a value of false is not supported with REST.
from_name
string
added in 2.7.0 of netapp.ontap
Name of the qtree to be renamed.
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.
name
string / required
The name of the qtree to manage.
ontapi
integer
The ontap api version to use
oplocks
string
added in 2.9.0 of netapp.ontap
    Choices:
  • enabled
  • disabled
Whether the oplocks should be enabled or not for the qtree.
password
string
Password for the specified user.

aliases: pass
security_style
string
added in 2.9.0 of netapp.ontap
    Choices:
  • unix
  • ntfs
  • mixed
The security style for the qtree.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
Whether the specified qtree should exist or not.
time_out
integer
added in 2.9.0 of netapp.ontap
Default:
180
Maximum time to wait for qtree deletion in seconds when wait_for_completion is True.
Error out if task is not completed in defined time.
Default is set to 3 minutes.
unix_permissions
string
added in 2.9.0 of netapp.ontap
File permissions bits of the qtree.
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
The name of the vserver to use.
wait_for_completion
boolean
added in 2.9.0 of netapp.ontap
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
Only applicable for REST. When using ZAPI, the deletion is always synchronous.
Deleting a qtree may take time if many files need to be deleted.
Set this parameter to 'true' for synchronous execution during delete.
Set this parameter to 'false' for asynchronous execution.
For asynchronous, execution exits as soon as the request is sent, and the qtree is deleted in background.

Notes

Note

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

Examples

- name: Create Qtrees
  na_ontap_qtree:
    state: present
    name: ansibleQTree
    flexvol_name: ansibleVolume
    export_policy: policyName
    security_style: mixed
    oplocks: disabled
    unix_permissions:
    vserver: ansibleVServer
    hostname: "{{ netapp_hostname }}"
    username: "{{ netapp_username }}"
    password: "{{ netapp_password }}"

- name: Rename Qtrees
  na_ontap_qtree:
    state: present
    from_name: ansibleQTree_rename
    name: ansibleQTree
    flexvol_name: ansibleVolume
    vserver: ansibleVServer
    hostname: "{{ netapp_hostname }}"
    username: "{{ netapp_username }}"
    password: "{{ netapp_password }}"

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