theforeman.foreman.content_view_filter module – Manage Content View Filters

Note

This module is part of the theforeman.foreman collection (version 3.6.0).

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 theforeman.foreman.

To use it in a playbook, specify: theforeman.foreman.content_view_filter.

New in version 1.0.0: of theforeman.foreman

Synopsis

  • Create and manage content View filters

Requirements

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

  • requests

Parameters

Parameter

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architecture

string

package architecture

content_view

string / required

Name of the content view

date_type

string

Search using the ‘Issued On’ or ‘Updated On’

Only valid on filter_type=erratum.

Choices:

  • issued

  • updated ← (default)

description

string

Description of the Content View Filter

end_date

string

erratum end date (YYYY-MM-DD)

errata_id

string

erratum id

filter_state

string

State of the content view filter

Choices:

  • present ← (default)

  • absent

filter_type

string / required

Content view filter type

Choices:

  • rpm

  • package_group

  • erratum

  • docker

inclusion

boolean

Create an include filter

Choices:

  • no ← (default)

  • yes

max_version

string

package maximum version

min_version

string

package minimum version

name

string / required

Name of the Content View Filter

organization

string / required

Organization that the entity is in

original_packages

boolean

Include all RPMs with no errata

Choices:

  • no

  • yes

password

string / required

Password of the user accessing the Foreman server.

If the value is not specified in the task, the value of environment variable FOREMAN_PASSWORD will be used instead.

repositories

list / elements=dictionary

List of repositories that include name and product

An empty Array means all current and future repositories

Default: []

rule_name

aliases: package_name, package_group, tag

string

Content view filter rule name or package name

If omitted, the value of name will be used if necessary

rule_state

string

State of the content view filter rule

Choices:

  • present ← (default)

  • absent

server_url

string / required

URL of the Foreman server.

If the value is not specified in the task, the value of environment variable FOREMAN_SERVER_URL will be used instead.

start_date

string

erratum start date (YYYY-MM-DD)

types

list / elements=string

erratum types (enhancement, bugfix, security)

Default: [“bugfix”, “enhancement”, “security”]

username

string / required

Username accessing the Foreman server.

If the value is not specified in the task, the value of environment variable FOREMAN_USERNAME will be used instead.

validate_certs

boolean

Whether or not to verify the TLS certificates of the Foreman server.

If the value is not specified in the task, the value of environment variable FOREMAN_VALIDATE_CERTS will be used instead.

Choices:

  • no

  • yes ← (default)

version

string

package version

Examples

- name: Exclude csh
  theforeman.foreman.content_view_filter:
    username: "admin"
    password: "changeme"
    server_url: "https://foreman.example.com"
    name: "package filter 1"
    organization: "Default Organization"
    content_view: Web Servers
    filter_type: "rpm"
    package_name: tcsh

- name: Include newer csh versions
  theforeman.foreman.content_view_filter:
    username: "admin"
    password: "changeme"
    server_url: "https://foreman.example.com"
    name: "package filter 1"
    organization: "Default Organization"
    content_view: Web Servers
    filter_type: "rpm"
    package_name: tcsh
    min_version: 6.20.00
    inclusion: True

Return Values

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

Key

Description

entity

dictionary

Final state of the affected entities grouped by their type.

Returned: success

content_view_filters

list / elements=dictionary

List of content view filters.

Returned: success

Authors

  • Sean O’Keeffe (@sean797)