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avi_alertconfig - Module for setup of AlertConfig Avi RESTful Object

New in version 2.4.

Synopsis

Requirements

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

  • avisdk

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
action_group_ref
The alert config will trigger the selected alert action, which can send notifications and execute a controlscript.
It is a reference to an object of type actiongroupconfig.
alert_rule
required
List of filters matching on events or client logs used for triggering alerts.
api_context
(added in 2.5)
Avi API context that includes current session ID and CSRF Token.
This allows user to perform single login and re-use the session.
api_version Default:
16.4.4
Avi API version of to use for Avi API and objects.
autoscale_alert
bool
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
This alert config applies to auto scale alerts.
avi_api_patch_op
(added in 2.5)
    Choices:
  • add
  • replace
  • delete
Patch operation to use when using avi_api_update_method as patch.
avi_api_update_method
(added in 2.5)
    Choices:
  • put ←
  • patch
Default method for object update is HTTP PUT.
Setting to patch will override that behavior to use HTTP PATCH.
avi_credentials
(added in 2.5)
Avi Credentials dictionary which can be used in lieu of enumerating Avi Controller login details.
category
required
Determines whether an alert is raised immediately when event occurs (realtime) or after specified number of events occurs within rolling time
window.
Enum options - REALTIME, ROLLINGWINDOW, WATERMARK.
Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as REALTIME.
controller Default:
IP address or hostname of the controller. The default value is the environment variable AVI_CONTROLLER.
description
A custom description field.
enabled
bool
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
Enable or disable this alert config from generating new alerts.
Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as True.
expiry_time
An alert is expired and deleted after the expiry time has elapsed.
The original event triggering the alert remains in the event's log.
Allowed values are 1-31536000.
Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as 86400.
Units(SEC).
name
required
Name of the alert configuration.
obj_uuid
Uuid of the resource for which alert was raised.
object_type
The object type to which the alert config is associated with.
Valid object types are - virtual service, pool, service engine.
Enum options - VIRTUALSERVICE, POOL, HEALTHMONITOR, NETWORKPROFILE, APPLICATIONPROFILE, HTTPPOLICYSET, DNSPOLICY, IPADDRGROUP, STRINGGROUP,
SSLPROFILE, SSLKEYANDCERTIFICATE, NETWORKSECURITYPOLICY, APPLICATIONPERSISTENCEPROFILE, ANALYTICSPROFILE, VSDATASCRIPTSET, TENANT, PKIPROFILE,
AUTHPROFILE, CLOUD, SERVERAUTOSCALEPOLICY, AUTOSCALELAUNCHCONFIG, MICROSERVICEGROUP, IPAMPROFILE, HARDWARESECURITYMODULEGROUP, POOLGROUP,
PRIORITYLABELS, POOLGROUPDEPLOYMENTPOLICY, GSLBSERVICE, GSLBSERVICERUNTIME, SCHEDULER, GSLBGEODBPROFILE, GSLBAPPLICATIONPERSISTENCEPROFILE,
TRAFFICCLONEPROFILE, VSVIP, WAFPOLICY, WAFPROFILE, ERRORPAGEPROFILE, ERRORPAGEBODY, L4POLICYSET, SERVICEENGINE, DEBUGSERVICEENGINE,
DEBUGCONTROLLER, DEBUGVIRTUALSERVICE, SERVICEENGINEGROUP, SEPROPERTIES, NETWORK, CONTROLLERNODE, CONTROLLERPROPERTIES, SYSTEMCONFIGURATION,
VRFCONTEXT, USER, ALERTCONFIG, ALERTSYSLOGCONFIG, ALERTEMAILCONFIG, ALERTTYPECONFIG, APPLICATION, ROLE, CLOUDPROPERTIES, SNMPTRAPPROFILE,
ACTIONGROUPPROFILE, MICROSERVICE, ALERTPARAMS, ACTIONGROUPCONFIG, CLOUDCONNECTORUSER, GSLB, GSLBDNSUPDATE, GSLBSITEOPS, GLBMGRWARMSTART,
IPAMDNSRECORD, GSLBDNSGSSTATUS, GSLBDNSGEOFILEOPS, GSLBDNSGEOUPDATE, GSLBDNSGEOCLUSTEROPS, GSLBDNSCLEANUP, GSLBSITEOPSRESYNC, TCPSTATRUNTIME,
UDPSTATRUNTIME, IPSTATRUNTIME, ARPSTATRUNTIME, MBSTATRUNTIME, IPSTKQSTATSRUNTIME, MALLOCSTATRUNTIME, SHMALLOCSTATRUNTIME, CPUUSAGERUNTIME,
L7GLOBALSTATSRUNTIME, L7VIRTUALSERVICESTATSRUNTIME, SEAGENTVNICDBRUNTIME, SEAGENTGRAPHDBRUNTIME, SEAGENTSTATERUNTIME, INTERFACERUNTIME,
ARPTABLERUNTIME, DISPATCHERSTATRUNTIME, DISPATCHERSTATCLEARRUNTIME, DISPATCHERTABLEDUMPRUNTIME, DISPATCHERREMOTETIMERLISTDUMPRUNTIME,
METRICSAGENTMESSAGE, HEALTHMONITORSTATRUNTIME, METRICSENTITYRUNTIME, PERSISTENCEINTERNAL, HTTPPOLICYSETINTERNAL, DNSPOLICYINTERNAL,
CONNECTIONDUMPRUNTIME, SHAREDDBSTATS, SHAREDDBSTATSCLEAR, ICMPSTATRUNTIME, ROUTETABLERUNTIME, VIRTUALMACHINE, POOLSERVER, SEVSLIST,
MEMINFORUNTIME, RTERINGSTATRUNTIME, ALGOSTATRUNTIME, HEALTHMONITORRUNTIME, CPUSTATRUNTIME, SEVM, HOST, PORTGROUP, CLUSTER, DATACENTER, VCENTER,
HTTPPOLICYSETSTATS, DNSPOLICYSTATS, METRICSSESTATS, RATELIMITERSTATRUNTIME, NETWORKSECURITYPOLICYSTATS, TCPCONNRUNTIME, POOLSTATS,
CONNPOOLINTERNAL, CONNPOOLSTATS, VSHASHSHOWRUNTIME, SELOGSTATSRUNTIME, NETWORKSECURITYPOLICYDETAIL, LICENSERUNTIME, SERVERRUNTIME,
METRICSRUNTIMESUMMARY, METRICSRUNTIMEDETAIL, DISPATCHERSEHMPROBETEMPDISABLERUNTIME, POOLDEBUG, VSLOGMGRMAP, SERUMINSERTIONSTATS, HTTPCACHE,
HTTPCACHESTATS, SEDOSSTATRUNTIME, VSDOSSTATRUNTIME, SERVERUPDATEREQ, VSSCALEOUTLIST, SEMEMDISTRUNTIME, TCPCONNRUNTIMEDETAIL, SEUPGRADESTATUS,
SEUPGRADEPREVIEW, SEFAULTINJECTEXHAUSTM, SEFAULTINJECTEXHAUSTMCL, SEFAULTINJECTEXHAUSTMCLSMALL, SEFAULTINJECTEXHAUSTCONN, SEHEADLESSONLINEREQ,
SEUPGRADE, SEUPGRADESTATUSDETAIL, SERESERVEDVS, SERESERVEDVSCLEAR, VSCANDIDATESEHOSTLIST, SEGROUPUPGRADE, REBALANCE, SEGROUPREBALANCE,
SEAUTHSTATSRUNTIME, AUTOSCALESTATE, VIRTUALSERVICEAUTHSTATS, NETWORKSECURITYPOLICYDOS, KEYVALINTERNAL, KEYVALSUMMARYINTERNAL,
SERVERSTATEUPDATEINFO, CLTRACKINTERNAL, CLTRACKSUMMARYINTERNAL, MICROSERVICERUNTIME, SEMICROSERVICE, VIRTUALSERVICEANALYSIS, CLIENTINTERNAL,
CLIENTSUMMARYINTERNAL, MICROSERVICEGROUPRUNTIME, BGPRUNTIME, REQUESTQUEUERUNTIME, MIGRATEALL, MIGRATEALLSTATUSSUMMARY, MIGRATEALLSTATUSDETAIL,
INTERFACESUMMARYRUNTIME, INTERFACELACPRUNTIME, DNSTABLE, GSLBSERVICEDETAIL, GSLBSERVICEINTERNAL, GSLBSERVICEHMONSTAT, SETROLESREQUEST,
TRAFFICCLONERUNTIME, GEOLOCATIONINFO, SEVSHBSTATRUNTIME, GEODBINTERNAL, GSLBSITEINTERNAL, WAFSTATS, USERDEFINEDDATASCRIPTCOUNTERS, LLDPRUNTIME,
VSESSHARINGPOOL, SEVSSPLACEMENT, L4POLICYSETSTATS, L4POLICYSETINTERNAL, SERESOURCEPROTO, SECONSUMERPROTO, SECREATEPENDINGPROTO, PLACEMENTSTATS,
SEVIPPROTO, RMVRFPROTO, VCENTERMAP, VIMGRVCENTERRUNTIME, INTERESTEDVMS, INTERESTEDHOSTS, VCENTERSUPPORTEDCOUNTERS, ENTITYCOUNTERS,
TRANSACTIONSTATS, SEVMCREATEPROGRESS, PLACEMENTSTATUS, VISUBFOLDERS, VIDATASTORE, VIHOSTRESOURCES, CLOUDCONNECTOR, VINETWORKSUBNETVMS,
VIDATASTORECONTENTS, VIMGRVCENTERCLOUDRUNTIME, VIVCENTERPORTGROUPS, VIVCENTERDATACENTERS, VIMGRHOSTRUNTIME, PLACEMENTGLOBALS, APICCONFIGURATION,
CIFTABLE, APICTRANSACTION, VIRTUALSERVICESTATEDBCACHESUMMARY, POOLSTATEDBCACHESUMMARY, SERVERSTATEDBCACHESUMMARY, APICAGENTINTERNAL,
APICTRANSACTIONFLAP, APICGRAPHINSTANCES, APICEPGS, APICEPGEPS, APICDEVICEPKGVER, APICTENANTS, APICVMMDOMAINS, NSXCONFIGURATION, NSXSGTABLE,
NSXAGENTINTERNAL, NSXSGINFO, NSXSGIPS, NSXAGENTINTERNALCLI, MAXOBJECTS.
password Default:
Password of Avi user in Avi controller. The default value is the environment variable AVI_PASSWORD.
recommendation
Recommendation of alertconfig.
rolling_window
Only if the number of events is reached or exceeded within the time window will an alert be generated.
Allowed values are 1-31536000.
Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as 300.
Units(SEC).
source
required
Signifies system events or the type of client logsused in this alert configuration.
Enum options - CONN_LOGS, APP_LOGS, EVENT_LOGS, METRICS.
state
    Choices:
  • absent
  • present ←
The state that should be applied on the entity.
summary
Summary of reason why alert is generated.
tenant Default:
admin
Name of tenant used for all Avi API calls and context of object.
tenant_ref
It is a reference to an object of type tenant.
tenant_uuid Default:
UUID of tenant used for all Avi API calls and context of object.
threshold
An alert is created only when the number of events meets or exceeds this number within the chosen time frame.
Allowed values are 1-65536.
Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as 1.
throttle
Alerts are suppressed (throttled) for this duration of time since the last alert was raised for this alert config.
Allowed values are 0-31536000.
Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as 600.
Units(SEC).
url
Avi controller URL of the object.
username Default:
Username used for accessing Avi controller. The default value is the environment variable AVI_USERNAME.
uuid
Unique object identifier of the object.

Notes

Note

Examples

- name: Example to create AlertConfig object
  avi_alertconfig:
    controller: 10.10.25.42
    username: admin
    password: something
    state: present
    name: sample_alertconfig

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
obj
dict
success, changed
AlertConfig (api/alertconfig) object



Status

This module is flagged as preview which means that it is not guaranteed to have a backwards compatible interface.

Maintenance

This module is flagged as community which means that it is maintained by the Ansible Community. See Module Maintenance & Support for more info.

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