fortios_router_rip – Configure RIP 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 rip 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_rip
-
Default:
null
Configure RIP.
default-information-originate
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable generation of default route.
default-metric
-
Default metric.
distance
-
distance
access-list
-
Access list for route destination. Source router.access-list.name.
distance
-
Distance (1 - 255).
id
- / required
Distance ID.
prefix
-
Distance prefix.
distribute-list
-
Distribute list.
direction
-
    Choices:
  • in
  • out
Distribute list direction.
id
- / required
Distribute list ID.
interface
-
Distribute list interface name. Source system.interface.name.
listname
-
Distribute access/prefix list name. Source router.access-list.name router.prefix-list.name.
status
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
status
garbage-timer
-
Garbage timer in seconds.
interface
-
RIP interface configuration.
auth-keychain
-
Authentication key-chain name. Source router.key-chain.name.
auth-mode
-
    Choices:
  • none
  • text
  • md5
Authentication mode.
auth-string
-
Authentication string/password.
flags
-
flags
name
- / required
Interface name. Source system.interface.name.
receive-version
-
    Choices:
  • 1
  • 2
Receive version.
send-version
-
    Choices:
  • 1
  • 2
Send version.
send-version2-broadcast
-
    Choices:
  • disable
  • enable
Enable/disable broadcast version 1 compatible packets.
split-horizon
-
    Choices:
  • poisoned
  • regular
Enable/disable split horizon.
split-horizon-status
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable split horizon.
max-out-metric
-
Maximum metric allowed to output(0 means 'not set').
neighbor
-
neighbor
id
- / required
Neighbor entry ID.
ip
-
IP address.
network
-
network
id
- / required
Network entry ID.
prefix
-
Network prefix.
offset-list
-
Offset list.
access-list
-
Access list name. Source router.access-list.name.
direction
-
    Choices:
  • in
  • out
Offset list direction.
id
- / required
Offset-list ID.
interface
-
Interface name. Source system.interface.name.
offset
-
offset
status
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
status
passive-interface
-
Passive interface configuration.
name
- / required
Passive interface name. Source system.interface.name.
recv-buffer-size
-
Receiving buffer size.
redistribute
-
Redistribute configuration.
metric
-
Redistribute metric setting.
name
- / required
Redistribute name.
routemap
-
Route map name. Source router.route-map.name.
status
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
status
timeout-timer
-
Timeout timer in seconds.
update-timer
-
Update timer in seconds.
version
-
    Choices:
  • 1
  • 2
RIP version.
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 RIP.
    fortios_router_rip:
      host:  "{{ host }}"
      username: "{{ username }}"
      password: "{{ password }}"
      vdom:  "{{ vdom }}"
      https: "False"
      router_rip:
        default-information-originate: "enable"
        default-metric: "4"
        distance:
         -
            access-list: "<your_own_value> (source router.access-list.name)"
            distance: "7"
            id:  "8"
            prefix: "<your_own_value>"
        distribute-list:
         -
            direction: "in"
            id:  "12"
            interface: "<your_own_value> (source system.interface.name)"
            listname: "<your_own_value> (source router.access-list.name router.prefix-list.name)"
            status: "enable"
        garbage-timer: "16"
        interface:
         -
            auth-keychain: "<your_own_value> (source router.key-chain.name)"
            auth-mode: "none"
            auth-string: "<your_own_value>"
            flags: "21"
            name: "default_name_22 (source system.interface.name)"
            receive-version: "1"
            send-version: "1"
            send-version2-broadcast: "disable"
            split-horizon: "poisoned"
            split-horizon-status: "enable"
        max-out-metric: "28"
        neighbor:
         -
            id:  "30"
            ip: "<your_own_value>"
        network:
         -
            id:  "33"
            prefix: "<your_own_value>"
        offset-list:
         -
            access-list: "<your_own_value> (source router.access-list.name)"
            direction: "in"
            id:  "38"
            interface: "<your_own_value> (source system.interface.name)"
            offset: "40"
            status: "enable"
        passive-interface:
         -
            name: "default_name_43 (source system.interface.name)"
        recv-buffer-size: "44"
        redistribute:
         -
            metric: "46"
            name: "default_name_47"
            routemap: "<your_own_value> (source router.route-map.name)"
            status: "enable"
        timeout-timer: "50"
        update-timer: "51"
        version: "1"

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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