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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 will be removed in version 2.9. [deprecated]
  • For more information see DEPRECATED.

Authors

  • Damien Garros (@dgarros)

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