fortios_router_ospf6 – Configure IPv6 OSPF in Fortinet’s FortiOS and FortiGate

New in version 2.8.

Synopsis

  • This module is able to configure a FortiGate or FortiOS by allowing the user to set and modify router feature and ospf6 category. Examples include all parameters and values need to be adjusted to datasources before usage. Tested with FOS v6.0.2

Requirements

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

  • fortiosapi>=0.9.8

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
host
- / required
FortiOS or FortiGate ip address.
https
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
Indicates if the requests towards FortiGate must use HTTPS protocol
password
-
Default:
""
FortiOS or FortiGate password.
router_ospf6
-
Default:
null
Configure IPv6 OSPF.
abr-type
-
    Choices:
  • cisco
  • ibm
  • standard
Area border router type.
area
-
OSPF6 area configuration.
default-cost
-
Summary default cost of stub or NSSA area.
id
- / required
Area entry IP address.
nssa-default-information-originate
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable originate type 7 default into NSSA area.
nssa-default-information-originate-metric
-
OSPFv3 default metric.
nssa-default-information-originate-metric-type
-
    Choices:
  • 1
  • 2
OSPFv3 metric type for default routes.
nssa-redistribution
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable redistribute into NSSA area.
nssa-translator-role
-
    Choices:
  • candidate
  • never
  • always
NSSA translator role type.
range
-
OSPF6 area range configuration.
advertise
-
    Choices:
  • disable
  • enable
Enable/disable advertise status.
id
- / required
Range entry ID.
prefix6
-
IPv6 prefix.
stub-type
-
    Choices:
  • no-summary
  • summary
Stub summary setting.
type
-
    Choices:
  • regular
  • nssa
  • stub
Area type setting.
virtual-link
-
OSPF6 virtual link configuration.
dead-interval
-
Dead interval.
hello-interval
-
Hello interval.
name
- / required
Virtual link entry name.
peer
-
A.B.C.D, peer router ID.
retransmit-interval
-
Retransmit interval.
transmit-delay
-
Transmit delay.
auto-cost-ref-bandwidth
-
Reference bandwidth in terms of megabits per second.
bfd
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable Bidirectional Forwarding Detection (BFD).
default-information-metric
-
Default information metric.
default-information-metric-type
-
    Choices:
  • 1
  • 2
Default information metric type.
default-information-originate
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • always
  • disable
Enable/disable generation of default route.
default-information-route-map
-
Default information route map. Source router.route-map.name.
default-metric
-
Default metric of redistribute routes.
log-neighbour-changes
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable logging of OSPFv3 neighbour's changes
ospf6-interface
-
OSPF6 interface configuration.
area-id
-
A.B.C.D, in IPv4 address format.
bfd
-
    Choices:
  • global
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable Bidirectional Forwarding Detection (BFD).
cost
-
Cost of the interface, value range from 0 to 65535, 0 means auto-cost.
dead-interval
-
Dead interval.
hello-interval
-
Hello interval.
interface
-
Configuration interface name. Source system.interface.name.
name
- / required
Interface entry name.
neighbor
-
OSPFv3 neighbors are used when OSPFv3 runs on non-broadcast media
cost
-
Cost of the interface, value range from 0 to 65535, 0 means auto-cost.
ip6
- / required
IPv6 link local address of the neighbor.
poll-interval
-
Poll interval time in seconds.
priority
-
priority
network-type
-
    Choices:
  • broadcast
  • point-to-point
  • non-broadcast
  • point-to-multipoint
  • point-to-multipoint-non-broadcast
Network type.
priority
-
priority
retransmit-interval
-
Retransmit interval.
status
-
    Choices:
  • disable
  • enable
Enable/disable OSPF6 routing on this interface.
transmit-delay
-
Transmit delay.
passive-interface
-
Passive interface configuration.
name
- / required
Passive interface name. Source system.interface.name.
redistribute
-
Redistribute configuration.
metric
-
Redistribute metric setting.
metric-type
-
    Choices:
  • 1
  • 2
Metric type.
name
- / required
Redistribute name.
routemap
-
Route map name. Source router.route-map.name.
status
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
status
router-id
-
A.B.C.D, in IPv4 address format.
spf-timers
-
SPF calculation frequency.
summary-address
-
IPv6 address summary configuration.
advertise
-
    Choices:
  • disable
  • enable
Enable/disable advertise status.
id
- / required
Summary address entry ID.
prefix6
-
IPv6 prefix.
tag
-
Tag value.
username
- / required
FortiOS or FortiGate username.
vdom
-
Default:
"root"
Virtual domain, among those defined previously. A vdom is a virtual instance of the FortiGate that can be configured and used as a different unit.

Notes

Note

  • Requires fortiosapi library developed by Fortinet
  • Run as a local_action in your playbook

Examples

- hosts: localhost
  vars:
   host: "192.168.122.40"
   username: "admin"
   password: ""
   vdom: "root"
  tasks:
  - name: Configure IPv6 OSPF.
    fortios_router_ospf6:
      host:  "{{ host }}"
      username: "{{ username }}"
      password: "{{ password }}"
      vdom:  "{{ vdom }}"
      https: "False"
      router_ospf6:
        abr-type: "cisco"
        area:
         -
            default-cost: "5"
            id:  "6"
            nssa-default-information-originate: "enable"
            nssa-default-information-originate-metric: "8"
            nssa-default-information-originate-metric-type: "1"
            nssa-redistribution: "enable"
            nssa-translator-role: "candidate"
            range:
             -
                advertise: "disable"
                id:  "14"
                prefix6: "<your_own_value>"
            stub-type: "no-summary"
            type: "regular"
            virtual-link:
             -
                dead-interval: "19"
                hello-interval: "20"
                name: "default_name_21"
                peer: "<your_own_value>"
                retransmit-interval: "23"
                transmit-delay: "24"
        auto-cost-ref-bandwidth: "25"
        bfd: "enable"
        default-information-metric: "27"
        default-information-metric-type: "1"
        default-information-originate: "enable"
        default-information-route-map: "<your_own_value> (source router.route-map.name)"
        default-metric: "31"
        log-neighbour-changes: "enable"
        ospf6-interface:
         -
            area-id: "<your_own_value>"
            bfd: "global"
            cost: "36"
            dead-interval: "37"
            hello-interval: "38"
            interface: "<your_own_value> (source system.interface.name)"
            name: "default_name_40"
            neighbor:
             -
                cost: "42"
                ip6: "<your_own_value>"
                poll-interval: "44"
                priority: "45"
            network-type: "broadcast"
            priority: "47"
            retransmit-interval: "48"
            status: "disable"
            transmit-delay: "50"
        passive-interface:
         -
            name: "default_name_52 (source system.interface.name)"
        redistribute:
         -
            metric: "54"
            metric-type: "1"
            name: "default_name_56"
            routemap: "<your_own_value> (source router.route-map.name)"
            status: "enable"
        router-id: "<your_own_value>"
        spf-timers: "<your_own_value>"
        summary-address:
         -
            advertise: "disable"
            id:  "63"
            prefix6: "<your_own_value>"
            tag: "65"

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
build
string
always
Build number of the fortigate image

Sample:
1547
http_method
string
always
Last method used to provision the content into FortiGate

Sample:
PUT
http_status
string
always
Last result given by FortiGate on last operation applied

Sample:
200
mkey
string
success
Master key (id) used in the last call to FortiGate

Sample:
id
name
string
always
Name of the table used to fulfill the request

Sample:
urlfilter
path
string
always
Path of the table used to fulfill the request

Sample:
webfilter
revision
string
always
Internal revision number

Sample:
17.0.2.10658
serial
string
always
Serial number of the unit

Sample:
FGVMEVYYQT3AB5352
status
string
always
Indication of the operation's result

Sample:
success
vdom
string
always
Virtual domain used

Sample:
root
version
string
always
Version of the FortiGate

Sample:
v5.6.3


Status

Authors

  • Miguel Angel Munoz (@mamunozgonzalez)
  • Nicolas Thomas (@thomnico)

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