openstack.cloud.lb_member – Add/Delete a member for a pool in load balancer from OpenStack Cloud

Note

This plugin is part of the openstack.cloud collection.

To install it use: ansible-galaxy collection install openstack.cloud.

To use it in a playbook, specify: openstack.cloud.lb_member.

Synopsis

  • Add or Remove a member for a pool from the OpenStack load-balancer service.

Requirements

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

  • openstacksdk

  • openstacksdk >= 0.12.0

  • python >= 3.6

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
address
string
The IP address of the member.
api_timeout
integer
How long should the socket layer wait before timing out for API calls. If this is omitted, nothing will be passed to the requests library.
auth
dictionary
Dictionary containing auth information as needed by the cloud's auth plugin strategy. For the default password plugin, this would contain auth_url, username, password, project_name and any information about domains (for example, user_domain_name or project_domain_name) if the cloud supports them. For other plugins, this param will need to contain whatever parameters that auth plugin requires. This parameter is not needed if a named cloud is provided or OpenStack OS_* environment variables are present.
auth_type
string
Name of the auth plugin to use. If the cloud uses something other than password authentication, the name of the plugin should be indicated here and the contents of the auth parameter should be updated accordingly.
availability_zone
string
Ignored. Present for backwards compatibility
ca_cert
string
A path to a CA Cert bundle that can be used as part of verifying SSL API requests.

aliases: cacert
client_cert
string
A path to a client certificate to use as part of the SSL transaction.

aliases: cert
client_key
string
A path to a client key to use as part of the SSL transaction.

aliases: key
cloud
raw
Named cloud or cloud config to operate against. If cloud is a string, it references a named cloud config as defined in an OpenStack clouds.yaml file. Provides default values for auth and auth_type. This parameter is not needed if auth is provided or if OpenStack OS_* environment variables are present. If cloud is a dict, it contains a complete cloud configuration like would be in a section of clouds.yaml.
interface
string
    Choices:
  • admin
  • internal
  • public ←
Endpoint URL type to fetch from the service catalog.

aliases: endpoint_type
name
string / required
Name that has to be given to the member
pool
string / required
The name or id of the pool that this member belongs to.
protocol_port
integer
Default:
80
The protocol port number for the member.
region_name
string
Name of the region.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
Should the resource be present or absent.
subnet_id
string
The subnet ID the member service is accessible from.
timeout
integer
Default:
180
The amount of time the module should wait for the load balancer to get into ACTIVE state.
validate_certs
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
Whether or not SSL API requests should be verified.
Before Ansible 2.3 this defaulted to yes.

aliases: verify
wait
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
If the module should wait for the load balancer to be ACTIVE.

Notes

Note

  • The standard OpenStack environment variables, such as OS_USERNAME may be used instead of providing explicit values.

  • Auth information is driven by openstacksdk, which means that values can come from a yaml config file in /etc/ansible/openstack.yaml, /etc/openstack/clouds.yaml or ~/.config/openstack/clouds.yaml, then from standard environment variables, then finally by explicit parameters in plays. More information can be found at https://docs.openstack.org/openstacksdk/

Examples

# Create a member, wait for the member to be created.
- openstack.cloud.lb_member:
    cloud: mycloud
    endpoint_type: admin
    state: present
    name: test-member
    pool: test-pool
    address: 192.168.10.3
    protocol_port: 8080

# Delete a listener
- openstack.cloud.lb_member:
    cloud: mycloud
    endpoint_type: admin
    state: absent
    name: test-member
    pool: test-pool

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
id
string
On success when state is 'present'
The member UUID.

Sample:
39007a7e-ee4f-4d13-8283-b4da2e037c69
member
complex
On success when state is 'present'
Dictionary describing the member.

 
address
string
success
The IP address of the backend member server.

Sample:
192.168.2.10
 
description
string
success
The member description.

Sample:
description
 
id
string
success
Unique UUID.

Sample:
39007a7e-ee4f-4d13-8283-b4da2e037c69
 
is_admin_state_up
boolean
success
The administrative state of the member.

Sample:
True
 
name
string
success
Name given to the member.

Sample:
test
 
operating_status
string
success
The operating status of the member.

Sample:
ONLINE
 
protocol_port
integer
success
The protocol port number for the member.

Sample:
80
 
provisioning_status
string
success
The provisioning status of the member.

Sample:
ACTIVE
 
subnet_id
string
success
The subnet ID the member service is accessible from.

Sample:
489247fa-9c25-11e8-9679-00224d6b7bc1


Authors

  • OpenStack Ansible SIG