theforeman.foreman.http_proxy – Manage HTTP Proxies

Note

This plugin is part of the theforeman.foreman collection (version 2.2.0).

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.http_proxy.

New in version 1.1.0: of theforeman.foreman

Synopsis

  • Create, update, and delete HTTP Proxies

Requirements

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

  • requests

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
locations
list / elements=string
List of locations the entity should be assigned to
name
string / required
The HTTP Proxy name
organizations
list / elements=string
List of organizations the entity should be assigned to
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.
proxy_password
string
Password used to authenticate with the HTTP Proxy
When this parameter is set, the module will not be idempotent.
proxy_username
string
Username used to authenticate with the HTTP Proxy
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.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
State of the entity
url
string
URL of the HTTP Proxy
Required when creating a new HTTP Proxy.
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
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
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.

Examples

- name: create example.org proxy
  theforeman.foreman.http_proxy:
    name: "example.org"
    url: "http://example.org:3128"
    locations:
      - "Munich"
    organizations:
      - "ACME"
    server_url: "https://foreman.example.com"
    username: "admin"
    password: "changeme"
    state: present

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
entity
dictionary
success
Final state of the affected entities grouped by their type.

 
http_proxies
list / elements=dictionary
success
List of HTTP proxies.



Authors

  • Evgeni Golov (@evgeni)