theforeman.foreman.scap_content – Manage SCAP content

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.scap_content.

New in version 1.0.0: of theforeman.foreman

Synopsis

  • Create, update, and delete SCAP content

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
organizations
list / elements=string
List of organizations the entity should be assigned to
original_filename
string
Original file name of the XML file.
If unset, the filename of scap_file will be used.
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.
scap_file
path
File containing XML DataStream content.
Required when creating a new DataStream.
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
title
string / required
Title of SCAP content.
updated_title
string
New SCAP content title.
When this parameter is set, the module will not be idempotent.
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 SCAP content
  theforeman.foreman.scap_content:
    title: "Red Hat firefox default content"
    scap_file: "/home/user/Downloads/ssg-firefox-ds.xml"
    original_filename: "ssg-firefox-ds.xml"
    organizations:
      - "Default Organization"
    locations:
      - "Default Location"
    server_url: "https://foreman.example.com"
    username: "admin"
    password: "changeme"
    state: present

- name: Update SCAP content
  theforeman.foreman.scap_content:
    title: "Red Hat firefox default content"
    updated_title: "Updated scap content title"
    scap_file: "/home/user/Downloads/updated-ssg-firefox-ds.xml"
    original_filename: "updated-ssg-firefox-ds.xml"
    organizations:
      - "Org One"
      - "Org Two"
    locations:
      - "Loc One"
      - "Loc Two"
    server_url: "https://foreman.example.com"
    username: "admin"
    password: "changeme"
    state: present

- name: Delete SCAP content
  theforeman.foreman.scap_content:
    title: "Red Hat firefox default content"
    server_url: "https://foreman.example.com"
    username: "admin"
    password: "changeme"
    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.

 
scap_contents
list / elements=dictionary
success
List of scap contents.



Authors

  • Jameer Pathan (@jameerpathan111)