purestorage.flasharray.purefa_endpoint – Manage VMware protocol-endpoints on Pure Storage 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_endpoint.

New in version 1.0.0: of purestorage.flasharray

Synopsis

  • Create, delete or eradicate the an endpoint on a Pure Storage FlashArray.

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.
eradicate
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
Define whether to eradicate the endpoint on delete or leave in trash.
fa_url
string
FlashArray management IPv4 address or Hostname.
hgroup
string
name of hostgroup to attach endpoint to
host
string
name of host to attach endpoint to
name
string / required
The name of the endpoint.
rename
string
Value to rename the specified endpoint to.
Rename only applies to the container the current endpoint is in.
state
string
    Choices:
  • absent
  • present ←
Define whether the endpoint should exist or not.

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 new endpoint named foo
  purefa_endpoint:
    name: test-endpoint
    fa_url: 10.10.10.2
    api_token: e31060a7-21fc-e277-6240-25983c6c4592
    state: present

- name: Delete and eradicate endpoint named foo
  purefa_endpoint:
    name: foo
    eradicate: yes
    fa_url: 10.10.10.2
    api_token: e31060a7-21fc-e277-6240-25983c6c4592
    state: absent

- name: Rename endpoint foor to bar
  purefa_endpoint:
    name: foo
    rename: bar
    fa_url: 10.10.10.2
    api_token: e31060a7-21fc-e277-6240-25983c6c4592

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
volume
dictionary
success
A dictionary describing the changed volume. Only some attributes below will be returned with various actions.

 
created
string
success
Volume creation time

Sample:
2019-03-13T22:49:24Z
 
name
string
success
Volume name

 
serial
string
success
Volume serial number

Sample:
361019ECACE43D83000120A4
 
source
string
success
Volume name of source volume used for volume copy



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