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ftd_configuration - Manages configuration on Cisco FTD devices over REST API

New in version 2.7.

Synopsis

  • Manages configuration on Cisco FTD devices including creating, updating, removing configuration objects, scheduling and staring jobs, deploying pending changes, etc. All operation are performed over REST API.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
data
dict
Key-value pairs that should be sent as body parameters in a REST API call
filters
dict
Key-value dict that represents equality filters. Every key is a property name and value is its desired value. If multiple filters are present, they are combined with logical operator AND.
operation
str

required
The name of the operation to execute. Commonly, the operation starts with 'add', 'edit', 'get', 'upsert' or 'delete' verbs, but can have an arbitrary name too.
path_params
dict
Key-value pairs that should be sent as path parameters in a REST API call.
query_params
dict
Key-value pairs that should be sent as query parameters in a REST API call.
register_as
str
Specifies Ansible fact name that is used to register received response from the FTD device.

Examples

- name: Create a network object
  ftd_configuration:
    operation: "addNetworkObject"
    data:
      name: "Ansible-network-host"
      description: "From Ansible with love"
      subType: "HOST"
      value: "192.168.2.0"
      dnsResolution: "IPV4_AND_IPV6"
      type: "networkobject"
      isSystemDefined: false
    register_as: "hostNetwork"

- name: Delete the network object
  ftd_configuration:
    operation: "deleteNetworkObject"
    path_params:
      objId: "{{ hostNetwork['id'] }}"

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
response
dict
success
HTTP response returned from the API call.



Status

This module is flagged as preview which means that it is not guaranteed to have a backwards compatible interface.

Maintenance

This module is flagged as network which means that it is maintained by the Ansible Network Team. See Module Maintenance & Support for more info.

For a list of other modules that are also maintained by the Ansible Network Team, see here.

Support

For more information about Red Hat’s support of this module, please refer to this Knowledge Base article

Author

  • Cisco Systems, Inc.

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