ngine_io.vultr.vultr_server_info – Gather information about the Vultr servers available.

Note

This plugin is part of the ngine_io.vultr collection (version 1.1.0).

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.vultr.

To use it in a playbook, specify: ngine_io.vultr.vultr_server_info.

New in version 0.1.0: of ngine_io.vultr

Synopsis

  • Gather information about servers available.

Requirements

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

  • python >= 2.6

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
api_account
string
Default:
"default"
Name of the ini section in the vultr.ini file.
The ENV variable VULTR_API_ACCOUNT is used as default, when defined.
api_endpoint
string
URL to API endpint (without trailing slash).
The ENV variable VULTR_API_ENDPOINT is used as default, when defined.
Fallback value is https://api.vultr.com if not specified.
api_key
string
API key of the Vultr API.
The ENV variable VULTR_API_KEY is used as default, when defined.
api_retries
integer
Amount of retries in case of the Vultr API retuns an HTTP 503 code.
The ENV variable VULTR_API_RETRIES is used as default, when defined.
Fallback value is 5 retries if not specified.
api_retry_max_delay
integer
Retry backoff delay in seconds is exponential up to this max. value, in seconds.
The ENV variable VULTR_API_RETRY_MAX_DELAY is used as default, when defined.
Fallback value is 12 seconds.
api_timeout
integer
HTTP timeout to Vultr API.
The ENV variable VULTR_API_TIMEOUT is used as default, when defined.
Fallback value is 60 seconds if not specified.
validate_certs
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
Validate SSL certs of the Vultr API.

Notes

Note

Examples

- name: Gather Vultr servers information
  ngine_io.vultr.vultr_server_info:
  register: result

- name: Print the gathered information
  debug:
    var: result.vultr_server_info

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
vultr_api
complex
success
Response from Vultr API with a few additions/modification

 
api_account
string
success
Account used in the ini file to select the key

Sample:
default
 
api_endpoint
string
success
Endpoint used for the API requests

Sample:
https://api.vultr.com
 
api_retries
integer
success
Amount of max retries for the API requests

Sample:
5
 
api_retry_max_delay
integer
success
Exponential backoff delay in seconds between retries up to this max delay value.

Sample:
12
 
api_timeout
integer
success
Timeout used for the API requests

Sample:
60
vultr_server_info
complex
success
Response from Vultr API

 
allowed_bandwidth_gb
integer
success
Allowed bandwidth to use in GB

Sample:
1000
 
auto_backup_enabled
boolean
success
Whether automatic backups are enabled

 
cost_per_month
float
success
Cost per month for the server

Sample:
5.0
 
current_bandwidth_gb
integer
success
Current bandwidth used for the server

 
date_created
string
success
Date when the server was created

Sample:
2017-08-26 12:47:48
 
default_password
string
success
Password to login as root into the server

Sample:
!p3EWYJm$qDWYaFr
 
disk
string
success
Information about the disk

Sample:
Virtual 25 GB
 
firewall_group
string
success and available
Firewall group the server is assigned to

Sample:
CentOS 6 x64
 
id
string
success
ID of the server

Sample:
10194376
 
internal_ip
string
success
Internal IP

 
kvm_url
string
success
URL to the VNC

Sample:
https://my.vultr.com/subs/vps/novnc/api.php?data=xyz
 
name
string
success
Name (label) of the server

Sample:
ansible-test-vm
 
os
string
success
Operating system used for the server

Sample:
CentOS 6 x64
 
pending_charges
float
success
Pending charges

Sample:
0.01
 
plan
string
success
Plan used for the server

Sample:
1024 MB RAM,25 GB SSD,1.00 TB BW
 
power_status
string
success
Power status of the server

Sample:
running
 
ram
string
success
Information about the RAM size

Sample:
1024 MB
 
region
string
success
Region the server was deployed into

Sample:
Amsterdam
 
server_state
string
success
State about the server

Sample:
ok
 
status
string
success
Status about the deployment of the server

Sample:
active
 
tag
string
success
TBD

 
v4_gateway
string
success
IPv4 gateway

Sample:
45.32.232.1
 
v4_main_ip
string
success
Main IPv4

Sample:
45.32.233.154
 
v4_netmask
string
success
Netmask IPv4

Sample:
255.255.254.0
 
v6_main_ip
string
success
Main IPv6

 
v6_network
string
success
Network IPv6

 
v6_network_size
string
success
Network size IPv6

 
v6_networks
list / elements=string
success
Networks IPv6

 
vcpu_count
integer
success
Virtual CPU count

Sample:
1


Authors

  • Yanis Guenane (@Spredzy)