ngine_io.cloudstack.cs_network_acl module – Manages network access control lists (ACL) on Apache CloudStack based clouds.

Note

This module is part of the ngine_io.cloudstack collection (version 2.2.3).

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 ngine_io.cloudstack.

To use it in a playbook, specify: ngine_io.cloudstack.cs_network_acl.

New in version 0.1.0: of ngine_io.cloudstack

Synopsis

  • Create and remove network ACLs.

Requirements

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

  • python >= 2.6

  • cs >= 0.9.0

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

account

string

Account the network ACL rule is related to.

api_http_method

string

HTTP method used to query the API endpoint.

If not given, the CLOUDSTACK_METHOD env variable is considered.

Choices:

  • get ← (default)

  • post

api_key

string / required

API key of the CloudStack API.

If not given, the CLOUDSTACK_KEY env variable is considered.

api_secret

string / required

Secret key of the CloudStack API.

If not set, the CLOUDSTACK_SECRET env variable is considered.

api_timeout

integer

HTTP timeout in seconds.

If not given, the CLOUDSTACK_TIMEOUT env variable is considered.

Default: 10

api_url

string / required

URL of the CloudStack API e.g. https://cloud.example.com/client/api.

If not given, the CLOUDSTACK_ENDPOINT env variable is considered.

api_verify_ssl_cert

string

Verify CA authority cert file.

If not given, the CLOUDSTACK_VERIFY env variable is considered.

description

string

Description of the network ACL.

If not set, identical to name.

domain

string

Domain the network ACL rule is related to.

name

string / required

Name of the network ACL.

poll_async

boolean

Poll async jobs until job has finished.

Choices:

  • no

  • yes ← (default)

project

string

Name of the project the network ACL is related to.

state

string

State of the network ACL.

Choices:

  • present ← (default)

  • absent

vpc

string / required

VPC the network ACL is related to.

zone

string / required

Name of the zone the VPC is related to.

Notes

Note

  • A detailed guide about cloudstack modules can be found in the CloudStack Cloud Guide.

  • This module supports check mode.

Examples

- name: create a network ACL
  ngine_io.cloudstack.cs_network_acl:
    name: Webserver ACL
    description: a more detailed description of the ACL
    vpc: customers
    zone: zone01

- name: remove a network ACL
  ngine_io.cloudstack.cs_network_acl:
    name: Webserver ACL
    vpc: customers
    zone: zone01
    state: absent

Return Values

Common return values are documented here, the following are the fields unique to this module:

Key

Description

description

string

Description of the network ACL.

Returned: success

Sample: “Example description of a network ACL”

name

string

Name of the network ACL.

Returned: success

Sample: “customer acl”

vpc

string

VPC of the network ACL.

Returned: success

Sample: “customer vpc”

zone

string

Zone the VPC is related to.

Returned: success

Sample: “ch-gva-2”

Authors

  • René Moser (@resmo)