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ce_dldp_interface - Manages interface DLDP configuration on HUAWEI CloudEngine switches.

New in version 2.4.

Synopsis

  • Manages interface DLDP configuration on HUAWEI CloudEngine switches.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
enable
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Set interface DLDP enable state.
interface
required
Must be fully qualified interface name, i.e. GE1/0/1, 10GE1/0/1, 40GE1/0/22, 100GE1/0/1.
local_mac
Set the source MAC address for DLDP packets sent in the DLDP-compatible mode. The value of MAC address is in H-H-H format. H contains 1 to 4 hexadecimal digits.
mode_enable
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Set DLDP compatible-mode enable state.
reset
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Specify whether reseting interface DLDP state.
state
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
Manage the state of the resource.

Notes

Note

  • If state=present, enable=disable, interface DLDP enable will be turned off and related interface DLDP confuration will be cleared.
  • If state=absent, only local_mac is supported to configure.

Examples

- name: DLDP interface test
  hosts: cloudengine
  connection: local
  gather_facts: no
  vars:
    cli:
      host: "{{ inventory_hostname }}"
      port: "{{ ansible_ssh_port }}"
      username: "{{ username }}"
      password: "{{ password }}"
      transport: cli

  tasks:

  - name: "Configure interface DLDP enable state and ensure global dldp enable is turned on"
    ce_dldp_interface:
      interface: 40GE2/0/1
      enable: enable
      provider: "{{ cli }}"

  - name: "Configuire interface DLDP compatible-mode enable state  and ensure interface DLDP state is already enabled"
    ce_dldp_interface:
      interface: 40GE2/0/1
      enable: enable
      mode_enable: enable
      provider: "{{ cli }}"

  - name: "Configuire the source MAC address for DLDP packets sent in the DLDP-compatible mode  and
           ensure interface DLDP state and compatible-mode enable state  is already enabled"
    ce_dldp_interface:
      interface: 40GE2/0/1
      enable: enable
      mode_enable: enable
      local_mac: aa-aa-aa
      provider: "{{ cli }}"

  - name: "Reset DLDP state of specified interface and ensure interface DLDP state is already enabled"
    ce_dldp_interface:
      interface: 40GE2/0/1
      enable: enable
      reset: enable
      provider: "{{ cli }}"

  - name: "Unconfigure interface DLDP local mac addreess when C(state=absent)"
    ce_dldp_interface:
      interface: 40GE2/0/1
      state: absent
      local_mac: aa-aa-aa
      provider: "{{ cli }}"

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
changed
boolean
always
check to see if a change was made on the device

Sample:
True
end_state
dict
always
k/v pairs of interface DLDP configration after module execution

Sample:
{'interface': '40GE2/0/22', 'reset': 'enable', 'mode_enable': 'enable', 'enable': 'enable', 'local_mac': '00aa-00aa-00aa'}
existing
dict
always
k/v pairs of existing interface DLDP configration

Sample:
{'interface': '40GE2/0/22', 'reset': 'disable', 'mode_enable': None, 'enable': 'disable', 'local_mac': None}
proposed
dict
always
k/v pairs of parameters passed into module

Sample:
{'interface': '40GE2/0/22', 'reset': 'enable', 'mode_enable': 'enable', 'enable': 'enalbe', 'local_mac': 'aa-aa-aa'}
updates
list
always
command sent to the device

Sample:
['dldp enable', 'dldp compatible-mode enable', 'dldp compatible-mode local-mac aa-aa-aa', 'dldp reset']


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.

For a list of other modules that are also maintained by the Ansible Community, see here.

Author

  • Zhou Zhijin (@CloudEngine-Ansible)

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