theforeman.foreman.image – Manage Images

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.image.

New in version 1.0.0: of theforeman.foreman

Synopsis

  • Create, update, and delete Images

Requirements

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

  • requests

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
architecture
string / required
architecture of the image
compute_resource
string / required
Compute resource the image is assigned to
image_password
string
Password that is used to login into the operating system
image_username
string / required
Username that is used to login into the operating system
name
string / required
Image name
operatingsystem
string / required
Operating systems are looked up by their title which is composed as "<name> <major>.<minor>".
You can omit the version part as long as you only have one operating system by that name.
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.
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
user_data
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
Image supports user_data
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.
uuid
string / required
UUID or Marketplace URN of the operatingsystem image

aliases: image_uuid
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 Image for EC2
  image:
     name: CentOS
     image_uuid: "ami-0ff760d16d9497662"
     image_username: "centos"
     operatingsystem: "CentOS 7"
     compute_resource: "AWS"
     architecture: "x86_64"

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.

 
images
list / elements=dictionary
success
List of images.



Authors

  • Mark Hlawatschek (@hlawatschek) ATIX AG