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cs_affinitygroup – Manages affinity groups on Apache CloudStack based clouds.

New in version 2.0.

Synopsis

  • Create and remove affinity groups.

Requirements

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

  • python >= 2.6
  • cs >= 0.6.10

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
account
-
Account the affinity group is related to.
affinity_type
-
Type of the affinity group. If not specified, first found affinity type is used.

aliases: affinty_type
api_http_method
-
    Choices:
  • get
  • post
HTTP method used to query the API endpoint.
If not given, the CLOUDSTACK_METHOD env variable is considered.
As the last option, the value is taken from the ini config file, also see the notes.
Fallback value is get if not specified.
api_key
-
API key of the CloudStack API.
If not given, the CLOUDSTACK_KEY env variable is considered.
As the last option, the value is taken from the ini config file, also see the notes.
api_region
-
Default:
cloudstack
Name of the ini section in the cloustack.ini file.
If not given, the CLOUDSTACK_REGION env variable is considered.
api_secret
-
Secret key of the CloudStack API.
If not set, the CLOUDSTACK_SECRET env variable is considered.
As the last option, the value is taken from the ini config file, also see the notes.
api_timeout
-
HTTP timeout in seconds.
If not given, the CLOUDSTACK_TIMEOUT env variable is considered.
As the last option, the value is taken from the ini config file, also see the notes.
Fallback value is 10 seconds if not specified.
api_url
-
URL of the CloudStack API e.g. https://cloud.example.com/client/api.
If not given, the CLOUDSTACK_ENDPOINT env variable is considered.
As the last option, the value is taken from the ini config file, also see the notes.
description
-
Description of the affinity group.
domain
-
Domain the affinity group is related to.
name
- / required
Name of the affinity group.
poll_async
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
Poll async jobs until job has finished.
project
-
Name of the project the affinity group is related to.
state
-
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
State of the affinity group.

Notes

Note

  • Ansible uses the cs library’s configuration method if credentials are not provided by the arguments api_url, api_key, api_secret. Configuration is read from several locations, in the following order. The CLOUDSTACK_ENDPOINT, CLOUDSTACK_KEY, CLOUDSTACK_SECRET and CLOUDSTACK_METHOD. CLOUDSTACK_TIMEOUT environment variables. A CLOUDSTACK_CONFIG environment variable pointing to an .ini file. A cloudstack.ini file in the current working directory. A .cloudstack.ini file in the users home directory. Optionally multiple credentials and endpoints can be specified using ini sections in cloudstack.ini. Use the argument api_region to select the section name, default section is cloudstack. See https://github.com/exoscale/cs for more information.
  • A detailed guide about cloudstack modules can be found in the CloudStack Cloud Guide.
  • This module supports check mode.

Examples

# Create a affinity group
- local_action:
    module: cs_affinitygroup
    name: haproxy
    affinity_type: host anti-affinity

# Remove a affinity group
- local_action:
    module: cs_affinitygroup
    name: haproxy
    state: absent

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
account
string
success
Account the affinity group is related to.

Sample:
example account
affinity_type
string
success
Type of affinity group.

Sample:
host anti-affinity
description
string
success
Description of affinity group.

Sample:
application affinity group
domain
string
success
Domain the affinity group is related to.

Sample:
example domain
id
string
success
UUID of the affinity group.

Sample:
87b1e0ce-4e01-11e4-bb66-0050569e64b8
name
string
success
Name of affinity group.

Sample:
app
project
string
success
Name of project the affinity group is related to.

Sample:
Production


Status

  • This module is guaranteed to have no backward incompatible interface changes going forward. [stableinterface]
  • This module is maintained by the Ansible Community. [community]

Authors

  • René Moser (@resmo)

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