netapp.ontap.na_ontap_vscan_on_demand_task – NetApp ONTAP Vscan on demand task configuration.

Note

This plugin is part of the netapp.ontap collection (version 21.11.0).

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

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

New in version 2.8.0: of netapp.ontap

Synopsis

  • Configure on demand task for Vscan

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.
cross_junction
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
Specifies whether the On-Demand task is allowed to cross volume junctions
directory_recursion
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
Specifies whether the On-Demand task is allowed to recursively scan through sub-directories.
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.
file_ext_to_exclude
list / elements=string
File-Extensions for which scanning must not be performed.
File whose extension matches with both inclusion and exclusion list is not considered for scanning.
file_ext_to_include
list / elements=string
File extensions for which scanning is considered.
The default value is '*', which means that all files are considered for scanning except those which are excluded from scanning.
File whose extension matches with both inclusion and exclusion list is not considered for scanning.
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.
max_file_size
string
Max file-size (in bytes) allowed for scanning. The default value of 10737418240 (10GB) is taken if not provided at the time of creating a task.
ontapi
integer
The ontap api version to use
password
string
Password for the specified user.

aliases: pass
paths_to_exclude
list / elements=string
File-paths for which scanning must not be performed.
report_directory
string
Path from the vserver root where task report is created. The path must be a directory and provided in unix-format from the root of the Vserver.
Example /vol1/on-demand-reports.
report_log_level
string
    Choices:
  • verbose
  • info
  • error ←
Log level for the On-Demand report.
request_timeout
string
Total request-service time-limit in seconds. If the virus-scanner does not respond within the provided time, scan will be timedout.
scan_files_with_no_ext
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
Specifies whether files without any extension are considered for scanning or not.
scan_paths
list / elements=string
List of paths that need to be scanned. The path must be provided in unix-format and from the root of the Vserver.
Example /vol1/large_files.
scan_priority
string
    Choices:
  • low ←
  • normal
Priority of the On-Demand scan requests generated by this task.
schedule
string
Schedule of the task. The task will be run as per the schedule.
For running the task immediately, vscan-on-demand-task-run api must be used after creating a task.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
Whether a Vscan on demand task is present or not
task_name
string / required
Name of the task.
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 data vserver to use.

Notes

Note

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

Examples

- name: Create Vscan On Demand Task
  na_ontap_vscan_on_demand_task:
    state: present
    username: '{{ netapp_username }}'
    password: '{{ netapp_password }}'
    hostname: '{{ netapp_hostname }}'
    vserver: carchi-vsim2
    task_name: carchiOnDemand
    scan_paths: /
    report_directory: /
    file_ext_to_exclude: ['py', 'yml']
    max_file_size: 10737418241
    paths_to_exclude: ['/tmp', '/var']
    report_log_level: info
    request_timeout: 60

- name: Delete Vscan On Demand Task
  na_ontap_vscan_on_demand_task:
    state: absent
    username: '{{ netapp_username }}'
    password: '{{ netapp_password }}'
    hostname: '{{ netapp_hostname }}'
    vserver: carchi-vsim2
    task_name: carchiOnDemand

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