azure_rm_cdnendpoint – Manage a Azure CDN endpoint

New in version 2.8.

Synopsis

  • Create, update, start, stop and delete a Azure CDN endpoint.

Requirements

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

  • python >= 2.7
  • azure >= 2.0.0

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
ad_user
string
Active Directory username. Use when authenticating with an Active Directory user rather than service principal.
adfs_authority_url
string
added in 2.6
Azure AD authority url. Use when authenticating with Username/password, and has your own ADFS authority.
api_profile
string
added in 2.5
Default:
"latest"
Selects an API profile to use when communicating with Azure services. Default value of latest is appropriate for public clouds; future values will allow use with Azure Stack.
append_tags
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
Use to control if tags field is canonical or just appends to existing tags.
When canonical, any tags not found in the tags parameter will be removed from the object's metadata.
auth_source
string
added in 2.5
    Choices:
  • auto
  • cli
  • credential_file
  • env
  • msi
Controls the source of the credentials to use for authentication.
If not specified, ANSIBLE_AZURE_AUTH_SOURCE environment variable will be used and default to auto if variable is not defined.
auto will follow the default precedence of module parameters -> environment variables -> default profile in credential file ~/.azure/credentials.
When set to cli, the credentials will be sources from the default Azure CLI profile.
Can also be set via the ANSIBLE_AZURE_AUTH_SOURCE environment variable.
When set to msi, the host machine must be an azure resource with an enabled MSI extension. subscription_id or the environment variable AZURE_SUBSCRIPTION_ID can be used to identify the subscription ID if the resource is granted access to more than one subscription, otherwise the first subscription is chosen.
The msi was added in Ansible 2.6.
cert_validation_mode
string
added in 2.5
    Choices:
  • ignore
  • validate
Controls the certificate validation behavior for Azure endpoints. By default, all modules will validate the server certificate, but when an HTTPS proxy is in use, or against Azure Stack, it may be necessary to disable this behavior by passing ignore. Can also be set via credential file profile or the AZURE_CERT_VALIDATION environment variable.
client_id
string
Azure client ID. Use when authenticating with a Service Principal.
cloud_environment
string
added in 2.4
Default:
"AzureCloud"
For cloud environments other than the US public cloud, the environment name (as defined by Azure Python SDK, eg, AzureChinaCloud, AzureUSGovernment), or a metadata discovery endpoint URL (required for Azure Stack). Can also be set via credential file profile or the AZURE_CLOUD_ENVIRONMENT environment variable.
content_types_to_compress
list
List of content types on which compression applies.
is_compression_enabled
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
Indicates whether content compression is enabled on CDN.
is_http_allowed
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
Indicates whether HTTP traffic is allowed on the endpoint.
is_https_allowed
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
Indicates whether HTTPS traffic is allowed on the endpoint.
location
-
Valid azure location. Defaults to location of the resource group.
name
- / required
Name of the Azure CDN endpoint.
origin_host_header
string
The host header value sent to the origin with each request.
origin_path
string
A directory path on the origin that CDN can use to retrieve content from.
origins
- / required
Set of source of the content being delivered via CDN.
host_name
- / required
The address of the origin. It can be a domain name, IPv4 address, or IPv6 address.
http_port
-
The value of the HTTP port. Must be between 1 and 65535
https_port
-
The value of the HTTPS port. Must be between 1 and 65535
name
- / required
Origin name
password
-
Active Directory user password. Use when authenticating with an Active Directory user rather than service principal.
profile
string
Security profile found in ~/.azure/credentials file.
profile_name
- / required
Name of the CDN profile where the endpoint attached to.
purge
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
Use with state present to purge the endpoint. Set to true to have the endpoint be purged.
purge_content_paths
list
Default:
["/"]
Use with state present and purge true to specify content paths to be purged.
query_string_caching_behavior
string
    Choices:
  • ignore_query_string ←
  • bypass_caching
  • use_query_string
  • not_set
Defines how CDN caches requests that include query strings
resource_group
- / required
Name of a resource group where the Azure CDN endpoint exists or will be created.
secret
string
Azure client secret. Use when authenticating with a Service Principal.
started
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
Use with state present to start the endpoint. Set to false to stop the endpoint. Set to true to start the endpoint.
state
-
    Choices:
  • absent
  • present ←
Assert the state of the Azure CDN endpoint. Use present to create or update a Azure CDN endpoint and absent to delete it.
subscription_id
string
Your Azure subscription Id.
tags
dictionary
Dictionary of string:string pairs to assign as metadata to the object.
Metadata tags on the object will be updated with any provided values.
To remove tags set append_tags option to false.
tenant
string
Azure tenant ID. Use when authenticating with a Service Principal.

Notes

Note

  • For authentication with Azure you can pass parameters, set environment variables, use a profile stored in ~/.azure/credentials, or log in before you run your tasks or playbook with az login.
  • Authentication is also possible using a service principal or Active Directory user.
  • To authenticate via service principal, pass subscription_id, client_id, secret and tenant or set environment variables AZURE_SUBSCRIPTION_ID, AZURE_CLIENT_ID, AZURE_SECRET and AZURE_TENANT.
  • To authenticate via Active Directory user, pass ad_user and password, or set AZURE_AD_USER and AZURE_PASSWORD in the environment.
  • Alternatively, credentials can be stored in ~/.azure/credentials. This is an ini file containing a [default] section and the following keys: subscription_id, client_id, secret and tenant or subscription_id, ad_user and password. It is also possible to add additional profiles. Specify the profile by passing profile or setting AZURE_PROFILE in the environment.

See Also

See also

Sign in with Azure CLI
How to authenticate using the az login command.

Examples

- name: Create a Azure CDN endpoint
  azure_rm_cdnendpoint:
      resource_group: myResourceGroup
      profile_name: myProfile
      name: myEndpoint
      origins:
        - name: TestOrig
          host_name: "www.example.com"
      tags:
          testing: testing
          delete: on-exit
          foo: bar
- name: Delete a Azure CDN endpoint
  azure_rm_cdnendpoint:
      resource_group: myResourceGroup
      profile_name: myProfile
      name: myEndpoint
      state: absent

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
host_name
string
always
Host name of the CDN endpoint.

Sample:
myendpoint.azureedge.net
id
string
always
Id of the CDN endpoint.

Sample:
/subscriptions/xxxxxxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxxxxxxxxxx/resourcegroups/myResourceGroup/providers/Microsoft.Cdn/profiles/myProfile/endpoints/ myEndpoint
state
string
always
Current state of the Azure CDN endpoint



Status

Authors

  • Yunge Zhu (@yungezz)

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