ngine_io.cloudstack.cs_region – Manages regions on Apache CloudStack based clouds.

Note

This plugin is part of the ngine_io.cloudstack collection (version 2.2.2).

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_region.

New in version 0.1.0: of ngine_io.cloudstack

Synopsis

  • Add, update and remove regions.

Requirements

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

  • python >= 2.6

  • cs >= 0.9.0

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
api_http_method
string
    Choices:
  • get ←
  • post
HTTP method used to query the API endpoint.
If not given, the CLOUDSTACK_METHOD env variable is considered.
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
Default:
10
HTTP timeout in seconds.
If not given, the CLOUDSTACK_TIMEOUT env variable is considered.
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.
endpoint
string
Endpoint URL of the region.
Required if state=present
id
integer / required
ID of the region.
Must be an number (int).
name
string
Name of the region.
Required if state=present
state
string
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
State of the region.

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 region
  ngine_io.cloudstack.cs_region:
    id: 2
    name: geneva
    endpoint: https://cloud.gva.example.com

- name: remove a region with ID 2
  ngine_io.cloudstack.cs_region:
    id: 2
    state: absent

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
endpoint
string
success
Endpoint of the region.

Sample:
http://cloud.example.com
gslb_service_enabled
boolean
success
Whether the GSLB service is enabled or not.

Sample:
True
id
integer
success
ID of the region.

Sample:
1
name
string
success
Name of the region.

Sample:
local
portable_ip_service_enabled
boolean
success
Whether the portable IP service is enabled or not.

Sample:
True


Authors

  • René Moser (@resmo)