wti.remote.cpm_serial_port_action_set – Set Serial port connection/disconnection commands in WTI OOB and PDU devices

Note

This plugin is part of the wti.remote collection (version 1.0.3).

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 wti.remote.

To use it in a playbook, specify: wti.remote.cpm_serial_port_action_set.

New in version 2.9: of wti.remote

Synopsis

  • Set Serial port connection/disconnection commands in WTI OOB and PDU devices

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
action
integer
    Choices:
  • 1
  • 2
This is the baud rate to assign to the port.
1=Connect, 2=Disconnect
cpm_password
string / required
This is the Password of the WTI device to send the module.
cpm_url
string / required
This is the URL of the WTI device to send the module.
cpm_username
string / required
This is the Username of the WTI device to send the module.
port
integer / required
This is the port number that is getting the action performed on.
portremote
integer / required
This is the port number that is getting the action performed on.
use_https
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
Designates to use an https connection or http connection.
use_proxy
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
Flag to control if the lookup will observe HTTP proxy environment variables when present.
validate_certs
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
If false, SSL certificates will not be validated. This should only be used
on personally controlled sites using self-signed certificates.

Notes

Note

  • Use groups/cpm in module_defaults to set common options used between CPM modules.

Examples

# Set Serial Port Action (Connect)
- name: Connect port 2 to port 3 of a WTI device
  cpm_serial_port_action_set:
    cpm_url: "nonexist.wti.com"
    cpm_username: "super"
    cpm_password: "super"
    use_https: true
    validate_certs: false
    port: "2"
    portremote: "3"
    action: "1"

# Set Serial port Action (Disconnect)
- name: Disconnect port 2 and 3 of a WTI device
  cpm_serial_port_action_set:
    cpm_url: "nonexist.wti.com"
    cpm_username: "super"
    cpm_password: "super"
    use_https: true
    validate_certs: false
    port: "2"
    action: "2"

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
data
string
always
The output JSON returned from the commands sent



Authors

  • Western Telematic Inc. (@wtinetworkgear)