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aos_template - Manage AOS Template

New in version 2.3.

DEPRECATED

Removed in Ansible:
 version: 2.9
Why:This module does not support AOS 2.1 or later
Alternative:See new modules at https://www.ansible.com/ansible-apstra.

Synopsis

  • Apstra AOS Template module let you manage your Template easily. You can create create and delete Template by Name, ID or by using a JSON File. This module is idempotent and support the check mode. It’s using the AOS REST API.

Requirements

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

  • aos-pyez >= 0.6.0

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
content
Datastructure of the Template to create. The data can be in YAML / JSON or directly a variable. It's the same datastructure that is returned on success in value.
id
AOS Id of the Template to manage (can't be used to create a new Template), Only one of name, id or src can be set.
name
Name of the Template to manage. Only one of name, id or src can be set.
session
required
An existing AOS session as obtained by aos_login module.
state
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
Indicate what is the expected state of the Template (present or not).

Examples

- name: "Check if an Template exist by name"
  aos_template:
    session: "{{ aos_session }}"
    name: "my-template"
    state: present

- name: "Check if an Template exist by ID"
  aos_template:
    session: "{{ aos_session }}"
    id: "45ab26fc-c2ed-4307-b330-0870488fa13e"
    state: present

- name: "Delete an Template by name"
  aos_template:
    session: "{{ aos_session }}"
    name: "my-template"
    state: absent

- name: "Delete an Template by id"
  aos_template:
    session: "{{ aos_session }}"
    id: "45ab26fc-c2ed-4307-b330-0870488fa13e"
    state: absent

- name: "Access Template 1/3"
  aos_template:
    session: "{{ aos_session }}"
    name: "my-template"
    state: present
  register: template

- name: "Save Template into a JSON file 2/3"
  copy:
    content: "{{ template.value | to_nice_json }}"
    dest: template_saved.json
- name: "Save Template into a YAML file 2/3"
  copy:
    content: "{{ template.value | to_nice_yaml }}"
    dest: template_saved.yaml

- name: "Load Template from File (Json)"
  aos_template:
    session: "{{ aos_session }}"
    content: "{{ lookup('file', 'resources/template_saved.json') }}"
    state: present

- name: "Load Template from File (yaml)"
  aos_template:
    session: "{{ aos_session }}"
    content: "{{ lookup('file', 'resources/template_saved.yaml') }}"
    state: present

Status

This module is flagged as deprecated and will be removed in version 2.9. For more information see DEPRECATED.

Author

  • Damien Garros (@dgarros)

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