fortios_system_dhcp_server – Configure DHCP servers 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 system_dhcp feature and server 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.
system_dhcp_server
-
Default:
null
Configure DHCP servers.
auto-configuration
-
    Choices:
  • disable
  • enable
Enable/disable auto configuration.
conflicted-ip-timeout
-
Time in seconds to wait after a conflicted IP address is removed from the DHCP range before it can be reused.
ddns-auth
-
    Choices:
  • disable
  • tsig
DDNS authentication mode.
ddns-key
-
DDNS update key (base 64 encoding).
ddns-keyname
-
DDNS update key name.
ddns-server-ip
-
DDNS server IP.
ddns-ttl
-
TTL.
ddns-update
-
    Choices:
  • disable
  • enable
Enable/disable DDNS update for DHCP.
ddns-update-override
-
    Choices:
  • disable
  • enable
Enable/disable DDNS update override for DHCP.
ddns-zone
-
Zone of your domain name (ex. DDNS.com).
default-gateway
-
Default gateway IP address assigned by the DHCP server.
dns-server1
-
DNS server 1.
dns-server2
-
DNS server 2.
dns-server3
-
DNS server 3.
dns-service
-
    Choices:
  • local
  • default
  • specify
Options for assigning DNS servers to DHCP clients.
domain
-
Domain name suffix for the IP addresses that the DHCP server assigns to clients.
exclude-range
-
Exclude one or more ranges of IP addresses from being assigned to clients.
end-ip
-
End of IP range.
id
- / required
ID.
start-ip
-
Start of IP range.
filename
-
Name of the boot file on the TFTP server.
forticlient-on-net-status
-
    Choices:
  • disable
  • enable
Enable/disable FortiClient-On-Net service for this DHCP server.
id
- / required
ID.
interface
-
DHCP server can assign IP configurations to clients connected to this interface. Source system.interface.name.
ip-mode
-
    Choices:
  • range
  • usrgrp
Method used to assign client IP.
ip-range
-
DHCP IP range configuration.
end-ip
-
End of IP range.
id
- / required
ID.
start-ip
-
Start of IP range.
ipsec-lease-hold
-
DHCP over IPsec leases expire this many seconds after tunnel down (0 to disable forced-expiry).
lease-time
-
Lease time in seconds, 0 means unlimited.
mac-acl-default-action
-
    Choices:
  • assign
  • block
MAC access control default action (allow or block assigning IP settings).
netmask
-
Netmask assigned by the DHCP server.
next-server
-
IP address of a server (for example, a TFTP sever) that DHCP clients can download a boot file from.
ntp-server1
-
NTP server 1.
ntp-server2
-
NTP server 2.
ntp-server3
-
NTP server 3.
ntp-service
-
    Choices:
  • local
  • default
  • specify
Options for assigning Network Time Protocol (NTP) servers to DHCP clients.
options
-
DHCP options.
code
-
DHCP option code.
id
- / required
ID.
ip
-
DHCP option IPs.
type
-
    Choices:
  • hex
  • string
  • ip
DHCP option type.
value
-
DHCP option value.
reserved-address
-
Options for the DHCP server to assign IP settings to specific MAC addresses.
action
-
    Choices:
  • assign
  • block
  • reserved
Options for the DHCP server to configure the client with the reserved MAC address.
description
-
Description.
id
- / required
ID.
ip
-
IP address to be reserved for the MAC address.
mac
-
MAC address of the client that will get the reserved IP address.
server-type
-
    Choices:
  • regular
  • ipsec
DHCP server can be a normal DHCP server or an IPsec DHCP server.
state
-
    Choices:
  • present
  • absent
Indicates whether to create or remove the object
status
-
    Choices:
  • disable
  • enable
Enable/disable this DHCP configuration.
tftp-server
-
One or more hostnames or IP addresses of the TFTP servers in quotes separated by spaces.
tftp-server
- / required
TFTP server.
timezone
-
    Choices:
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 81
  • 6
  • 7
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 74
  • 14
  • 77
  • 15
  • 87
  • 16
  • 17
  • 18
  • 19
  • 20
  • 75
  • 21
  • 22
  • 23
  • 24
  • 80
  • 79
  • 25
  • 26
  • 27
  • 28
  • 78
  • 29
  • 30
  • 31
  • 32
  • 33
  • 34
  • 35
  • 36
  • 37
  • 38
  • 83
  • 84
  • 40
  • 85
  • 41
  • 42
  • 43
  • 39
  • 44
  • 46
  • 47
  • 51
  • 48
  • 45
  • 49
  • 50
  • 52
  • 53
  • 54
  • 55
  • 56
  • 57
  • 58
  • 59
  • 60
  • 62
  • 63
  • 61
  • 64
  • 65
  • 66
  • 67
  • 68
  • 69
  • 70
  • 71
  • 72
  • 0
  • 82
  • 73
  • 86
  • 76
Select the time zone to be assigned to DHCP clients.
timezone-option
-
    Choices:
  • disable
  • default
  • specify
Options for the DHCP server to set the client's time zone.
vci-match
-
    Choices:
  • disable
  • enable
Enable/disable vendor class identifier (VCI) matching. When enabled only DHCP requests with a matching VCI are served.
vci-string
-
One or more VCI strings in quotes separated by spaces.
vci-string
- / required
VCI strings.
wifi-ac1
-
WiFi Access Controller 1 IP address (DHCP option 138, RFC 5417).
wifi-ac2
-
WiFi Access Controller 2 IP address (DHCP option 138, RFC 5417).
wifi-ac3
-
WiFi Access Controller 3 IP address (DHCP option 138, RFC 5417).
wins-server1
-
WINS server 1.
wins-server2
-
WINS server 2.
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 DHCP servers.
    fortios_system_dhcp_server:
      host:  "{{ host }}"
      username: "{{ username }}"
      password: "{{ password }}"
      vdom:  "{{ vdom }}"
      https: "False"
      system_dhcp_server:
        state: "present"
        auto-configuration: "disable"
        conflicted-ip-timeout: "4"
        ddns-auth: "disable"
        ddns-key: "<your_own_value>"
        ddns-keyname: "<your_own_value>"
        ddns-server-ip: "<your_own_value>"
        ddns-ttl: "9"
        ddns-update: "disable"
        ddns-update-override: "disable"
        ddns-zone: "<your_own_value>"
        default-gateway: "<your_own_value>"
        dns-server1: "<your_own_value>"
        dns-server2: "<your_own_value>"
        dns-server3: "<your_own_value>"
        dns-service: "local"
        domain: "<your_own_value>"
        exclude-range:
         -
            end-ip: "<your_own_value>"
            id:  "21"
            start-ip: "<your_own_value>"
        filename: "<your_own_value>"
        forticlient-on-net-status: "disable"
        id:  "25"
        interface: "<your_own_value> (source system.interface.name)"
        ip-mode: "range"
        ip-range:
         -
            end-ip: "<your_own_value>"
            id:  "30"
            start-ip: "<your_own_value>"
        ipsec-lease-hold: "32"
        lease-time: "33"
        mac-acl-default-action: "assign"
        netmask: "<your_own_value>"
        next-server: "<your_own_value>"
        ntp-server1: "<your_own_value>"
        ntp-server2: "<your_own_value>"
        ntp-server3: "<your_own_value>"
        ntp-service: "local"
        options:
         -
            code: "42"
            id:  "43"
            ip: "<your_own_value>"
            type: "hex"
            value: "<your_own_value>"
        reserved-address:
         -
            action: "assign"
            description: "<your_own_value>"
            id:  "50"
            ip: "<your_own_value>"
            mac: "<your_own_value>"
        server-type: "regular"
        status: "disable"
        tftp-server:
         -
            tftp-server: "<your_own_value>"
        timezone: "01"
        timezone-option: "disable"
        vci-match: "disable"
        vci-string:
         -
            vci-string: "<your_own_value>"
        wifi-ac1: "<your_own_value>"
        wifi-ac2: "<your_own_value>"
        wifi-ac3: "<your_own_value>"
        wins-server1: "<your_own_value>"
        wins-server2: "<your_own_value>"

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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