openvswitch.openvswitch.openvswitch_db – Configure open vswitch database.

Note

This plugin is part of the openvswitch.openvswitch collection.

To install it use: ansible-galaxy collection install openvswitch.openvswitch.

To use it in a playbook, specify: openvswitch.openvswitch.openvswitch_db.

New in version 1.0.0: of openvswitch.openvswitch

Synopsis

  • Set column values in record in database table.

Requirements

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

  • ovs-vsctl >= 2.3.3

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
col
string / required
Identifies the column in the record.
key
string
Identifies the key in the record column, when the column is a map type.
record
string / required
Identifies the record in the table.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
Configures the state of the key. When set to present, the key and value pair will be set on the record and when set to absent the key will not be set.
table
string / required
Identifies the table in the database.
timeout
integer
Default:
5
How long to wait for ovs-vswitchd to respond
value
string / required
Expected value for the table, record, column and key.

Examples

# Increase the maximum idle time to 50 seconds before pruning unused kernel
# rules.
- openvswitch.openvswitch.openvswitch_db:
    table: open_vswitch
    record: .
    col: other_config
    key: max-idle
    value: 50000

# Disable in band copy
- openvswitch.openvswitch.openvswitch_db:
    table: Bridge
    record: br-int
    col: other_config
    key: disable-in-band
    value: true

# Remove in band key
- openvswitch.openvswitch.openvswitch_db:
    state: present
    table: Bridge
    record: br-int
    col: other_config
    key: disable-in-band

# Mark port with tag 10
- openvswitch.openvswitch.openvswitch_db:
    table: Port
    record: port0
    col: tag
    value: 10

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