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ce_vxlan_vap - Manages VXLAN virtual access point on HUAWEI CloudEngine Devices.

New in version 2.4.

Synopsis

  • Manages VXLAN Virtual access point on HUAWEI CloudEngine Devices.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
bind_vlan_id
Specifies the VLAN binding to a BD(Bridge Domain). The value is an integer ranging ranging from 1 to 4094.
bridge_domain_id
Specifies a bridge domain ID. The value is an integer ranging from 1 to 16777215.
ce_vid
When encapsulation is 'dot1q', specifies a VLAN ID in the outer VLAN tag. When encapsulation is 'qinq', specifies an outer VLAN ID for double-tagged packets to be received by a Layer 2 sub-interface. The value is an integer ranging from 1 to 4094.
encapsulation
    Choices:
  • dot1q
  • default
  • untag
  • qinq
  • none
Specifies an encapsulation type of packets allowed to pass through a Layer 2 sub-interface.
l2_sub_interface
Specifies an Sub-Interface full name, i.e. "10GE1/0/41.1". The value is a string of 1 to 63 case-insensitive characters, spaces supported.
pe_vid
When encapsulation is 'qinq', specifies an inner VLAN ID for double-tagged packets to be received by a Layer 2 sub-interface. The value is an integer ranging from 1 to 4094.
state
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
Determines whether the config should be present or not on the device.

Examples

- name: vxlan vap module test
  hosts: ce128
  connection: local
  gather_facts: no
  vars:
    cli:
      host: "{{ inventory_hostname }}"
      port: "{{ ansible_ssh_port }}"
      username: "{{ username }}"
      password: "{{ password }}"
      transport: cli

  tasks:

  - name: Create a papping between a VLAN and a BD
    ce_vxlan_vap:
      bridge_domain_id: 100
      bind_vlan_id: 99
      provider: "{{ cli }}"

  - name: Bind a Layer 2 sub-interface to a BD
    ce_vxlan_vap:
      bridge_domain_id: 100
      l2_sub_interface: 10GE2/0/20.1
      provider: "{{ cli }}"

  - name: Configure an encapsulation type on a Layer 2 sub-interface
    ce_vxlan_vap:
      l2_sub_interface: 10GE2/0/20.1
      encapsulation: dot1q
      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
verbose mode
k/v pairs of configuration after module execution

Sample:
{'bind_intf_list': ['110GE2/0/20.1', '10GE2/0/20.2'], 'bind_vlan_list': ['99'], 'bridge_domain_id': '100'}
existing
dict
verbose mode
k/v pairs of existing configuration

Sample:
{'bind_intf_list': ['10GE2/0/20.1', '10GE2/0/20.2'], 'bind_vlan_list': [], 'bridge_domain_id': '100'}
proposed
dict
verbose mode
k/v pairs of parameters passed into module

Sample:
{'state="present"': None, 'bind_vlan_id': '99', 'bridge_domain_id': '100'}
updates
list
always
commands sent to the device

Sample:
['bridge-domain 100', 'l2 binding vlan 99']


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

  • QijunPan (@CloudEngine-Ansible)

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