purestorage.flasharray.purefa_connect – Manage replication connections between two FlashArrays

Note

This plugin is part of the purestorage.flasharray collection (version 1.11.0).

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 purestorage.flasharray.

To use it in a playbook, specify: purestorage.flasharray.purefa_connect.

New in version 1.0.0: of purestorage.flasharray

Synopsis

  • Manage array connections to specified target array

Requirements

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

  • python >= 2.7

  • purestorage >= 1.19

  • py-pure-client >= 1.6.0

  • netaddr

  • requests

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
api_token
string
FlashArray API token for admin privileged user.
connection
string
    Choices:
  • sync
  • async ←
Type of connection between arrays.
fa_url
string
FlashArray management IPv4 address or Hostname.
state
string
    Choices:
  • absent
  • present ←
Create or delete array connection
target_api
string
API token for target array
target_url
string / required
Management IP address of remote array.
transport
string
    Choices:
  • ip ←
  • fc
Type of transport protocol to use for replication

Notes

Note

  • This module requires the purestorage and py-pure-client Python libraries

  • Additional Python librarues may be required for specific modules.

  • You must set PUREFA_URL and PUREFA_API environment variables if fa_url and api_token arguments are not passed to the module directly

Examples

- name: Create an async connection to remote array
  purefa_connect:
    target_url: 10.10.10.20
    target_api: 9c0b56bc-f941-f7a6-9f85-dcc3e9a8f7d6
    connection: async
    fa_url: 10.10.10.2
    api_token: e31060a7-21fc-e277-6240-25983c6c4592
- name: Delete connection to remote array
  purefa_connect:
    state: absent
    target_url: 10.10.10.20
    target_api: 9c0b56bc-f941-f7a6-9f85-dcc3e9a8f7d6
    fa_url: 10.10.10.2
    api_token: e31060a7-21fc-e277-6240-25983c6c4592

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