purestorage.flasharray.purefa_export – Manage FlashArray File System Exports

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_export.

New in version 1.5.0: of purestorage.flasharray

Synopsis

  • Create/Delete FlashArray File Systems Exports

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.
directory
string / required
Name of the managed directory in the file system the export applies to
fa_url
string
FlashArray management IPv4 address or Hostname.
filesystem
string / required
Name of the filesystem the export applies to
name
string / required
Name of the export
nfs_policy
string
Name of NFS Policy to apply to the export
smb_policy
string
Name of SMB Policy to apply to the export
state
string
    Choices:
  • absent
  • present ←
Define whether the export should exist or not.
You must specify an NFS or SMB policy, or both on creation and deletion.

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 NFS and SMB exports for directory foo in filesysten bar
  purefa_export:
    name: export1
    filesystem: bar
    directory: foo
    nfs_policy: nfs-example
    smb_polict: smb-example
    fa_url: 10.10.10.2
    api_token: e31060a7-21fc-e277-6240-25983c6c4592

- name: Delete NFS export for directory foo in filesystem bar
  purefa_export:
    name: export1
    filesystem: bar
    directory: foo
    nfs_policy: nfs-example
    state: absent
    fa_url: 10.10.10.2
    api_token: e31060a7-21fc-e277-6240-25983c6c4592

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