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gcp_compute_http_health_check_facts – Gather facts for GCP HttpHealthCheck

New in version 2.7.

Synopsis

  • Gather facts for GCP HttpHealthCheck

Requirements

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

  • python >= 2.6
  • requests >= 2.18.4
  • google-auth >= 1.3.0

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
auth_kind
- / required
    Choices:
  • machineaccount
  • serviceaccount
  • application
The type of credential used.
filters
-
A list of filter value pairs. Available filters are listed here https://cloud.google.com/sdk/gcloud/reference/topic/filters. Each additional filter in the list will act be added as an AND condition (filter1 and filter2)
project
-
Default:
None
The Google Cloud Platform project to use.
scopes
-
Array of scopes to be used.
service_account_email
-
An optional service account email address if machineaccount is selected and the user does not wish to use the default email.
service_account_file
-
The path of a Service Account JSON file if serviceaccount is selected as type.

Notes

Note

  • For authentication, you can set service_account_file using the GCP_SERVICE_ACCOUNT_FILE env variable.
  • For authentication, you can set service_account_email using the GCP_SERVICE_ACCOUNT_EMAIL env variable.
  • For authentication, you can set auth_kind using the GCP_AUTH_KIND env variable.
  • For authentication, you can set scopes using the GCP_SCOPES env variable.
  • Environment variables values will only be used if the playbook values are not set.
  • The service_account_email and service_account_file options are mutually exclusive.

Examples

- name:  a http health check facts
  gcp_compute_http_health_check_facts:
      filters:
      - name = test_object
      project: test_project
      auth_kind: service_account
      service_account_file: "/tmp/auth.pem"

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
items
complex
always
List of items

  check_interval_sec
integer
success
How often (in seconds) to send a health check. The default value is 5 seconds.

  creation_timestamp
string
success
Creation timestamp in RFC3339 text format.

  description
string
success
An optional description of this resource. Provide this property when you create the resource.

  healthy_threshold
integer
success
A so-far unhealthy instance will be marked healthy after this many consecutive successes. The default value is 2.

  host
string
success
The value of the host header in the HTTP health check request. If left empty (default value), the public IP on behalf of which this health check is performed will be used.

  id
integer
success
The unique identifier for the resource. This identifier is defined by the server.

  name
string
success
Name of the resource. Provided by the client when the resource is created. The name must be 1-63 characters long, and comply with RFC1035. Specifically, the name must be 1-63 characters long and match the regular expression `[a-z]([-a-z0-9]*[a-z0-9])?` which means the first character must be a lowercase letter, and all following characters must be a dash, lowercase letter, or digit, except the last character, which cannot be a dash.

  port
integer
success
The TCP port number for the HTTP health check request.
The default value is 80.

  request_path
string
success
The request path of the HTTP health check request.
The default value is /.

  timeout_sec
integer
success
How long (in seconds) to wait before claiming failure.
The default value is 5 seconds. It is invalid for timeoutSec to have greater value than checkIntervalSec.

  unhealthy_threshold
integer
success
A so-far healthy instance will be marked unhealthy after this many consecutive failures. The default value is 2.



Status

Authors

  • Google Inc. (@googlecloudplatform)

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