fmgr_device – Add or remove device from FortiManager

New in version 2.8.

Synopsis

  • Add or remove a device or list of devices from FortiManager Device Manager using JSON RPC API.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
adom
- / required
Default:
"root"
The ADOM the configuration should belong to.
blind_add
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable ←
When adding a device, module will check if it exists, and skip if it does.
If enabled, this option will stop the module from checking if it already exists, and blindly add the device.
device_ip
-
The IP of the device being added to FortiManager. Supports both IPv4 and IPv6.
device_password
-
The password of the device being added to FortiManager.
device_serial
-
The serial number of the device being added to FortiManager.
device_unique_name
-
The desired "friendly" name of the device being added to FortiManager.
device_username
-
The username of the device being added to FortiManager.
mode
-
    Choices:
  • add ←
  • delete
The desired mode of the specified object.

Examples

- name: DISCOVER AND ADD DEVICE FGT1
  fmgr_device:
    adom: "root"
    device_username: "admin"
    device_password: "admin"
    device_ip: "10.10.24.201"
    device_unique_name: "FGT1"
    device_serial: "FGVM000000117994"
    mode: "add"
    blind_add: "enable"

- name: DISCOVER AND ADD DEVICE FGT2
  fmgr_device:
    adom: "root"
    device_username: "admin"
    device_password: "admin"
    device_ip: "10.10.24.202"
    device_unique_name: "FGT2"
    device_serial: "FGVM000000117992"
    mode: "delete"

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
api_result
string
always
full API response, includes status code and message



Status

Authors

  • Luke Weighall (@lweighall)
  • Andrew Welsh (@Ghilli3)
  • Jim Huber (@p4r4n0y1ng)

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