theforeman.foreman.os_default_template – Manage Default Template Associations To Operating Systems

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.os_default_template.

New in version 1.0.0: of theforeman.foreman

Synopsis

  • Manage OSDefaultTemplate Entities

Requirements

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

  • requests

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
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.
provisioning_template
string
name of provisioning template
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 ←
  • present_with_defaults
  • absent
State of the entity
present_with_defaults will ensure the entity exists, but won't update existing ones
template_kind
string / required
    Choices:
  • Bootdisk
  • cloud-init
  • finish
  • iPXE
  • job_template
  • kexec
  • POAP
  • provision
  • ptable
  • PXEGrub
  • PXEGrub2
  • PXELinux
  • registration
  • script
  • user_data
  • ZTP
name of the template kind
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 an Association"
  theforeman.foreman.os_default_template:
    username: "admin"
    password: "changeme"
    server_url: "https://foreman.example.com"
    operatingsystem: "CoolOS"
    template_kind: "finish"
    provisioning_template: "CoolOS finish"
    state: present

- name: "Delete an Association"
  theforeman.foreman.os_default_template:
    username: "admin"
    password: "changeme"
    server_url: "https://foreman.example.com"
    operatingsystem: "CoolOS"
    template_kind: "finish"
    state: absent

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.

 
os_default_templates
list / elements=dictionary
success
List of operatingsystem default templates.



Authors

  • Matthias M Dellweg (@mdellweg) ATIX AG