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gcp_compute_router - Creates a GCP Router

New in version 2.7.

Synopsis

  • Represents a Router resource.

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.
bgp
BGP information specific to this router.
advertised_ip_ranges
User-specified list of individual IP ranges to advertise in custom mode. This field can only be populated if advertiseMode is CUSTOM and is advertised to all peers of the router. These IP ranges will be advertised in addition to any specified groups.
Leave this field blank to advertise no custom IP ranges.
range
The IP range to advertise. The value must be a CIDR-formatted string.
description
User-specified description for the IP range.
advertised_groups
User-specified list of prefix groups to advertise in custom mode.
This field can only be populated if advertiseMode is CUSTOM and is advertised to all peers of the router. These groups will be advertised in addition to any specified prefixes. Leave this field blank to advertise no custom groups.
This enum field has the one valid value: ALL_SUBNETS .
asn
required
Local BGP Autonomous System Number (ASN). Must be an RFC6996 private ASN, either 16-bit or 32-bit. The value will be fixed for this router resource. All VPN tunnels that link to this router will have the same local ASN.
advertise_mode
    Choices:
  • DEFAULT ←
  • CUSTOM
User-specified flag to indicate which mode to use for advertisement.
Valid values of this enum field are: DEFAULT, CUSTOM .
description
An optional description of this resource.
name
required
Name of the resource. 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.
network
required
A reference to the network to which this router belongs.
project Default:
None
The Google Cloud Platform project to use.
region
required
Region where the router resides.
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.
state
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
Whether the given object should exist in GCP

Notes

Note

  • API Reference: https://cloud.google.com/compute/docs/reference/rest/v1/routers
  • Google Cloud Router: https://cloud.google.com/router/docs/
  • 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: create a network
  gcp_compute_network:
      name: "network-router"
      project: "{{ gcp_project }}"
      auth_kind: "{{ gcp_cred_kind }}"
      service_account_file: "{{ gcp_cred_file }}"
      state: present
  register: network

- name: create a router
  gcp_compute_router:
      name: "test_object"
      network: "{{ network }}"
      bgp:
        asn: 64514
        advertise_mode: CUSTOM
        advertised_groups:
        - ALL_SUBNETS
        advertised_ip_ranges:
        - range: 1.2.3.4
        - range: 6.7.0.0/16
      region: us-central1
      project: "test_project"
      auth_kind: "service_account"
      service_account_file: "/tmp/auth.pem"
      state: present

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
bgp
complex
success
BGP information specific to this router.

  advertised_ip_ranges
complex
success
User-specified list of individual IP ranges to advertise in custom mode. This field can only be populated if advertiseMode is CUSTOM and is advertised to all peers of the router. These IP ranges will be advertised in addition to any specified groups.
Leave this field blank to advertise no custom IP ranges.

    range
str
success
The IP range to advertise. The value must be a CIDR-formatted string.

    description
str
success
User-specified description for the IP range.

  advertised_groups
list
success
User-specified list of prefix groups to advertise in custom mode.
This field can only be populated if advertiseMode is CUSTOM and is advertised to all peers of the router. These groups will be advertised in addition to any specified prefixes. Leave this field blank to advertise no custom groups.
This enum field has the one valid value: ALL_SUBNETS .

  asn
int
success
Local BGP Autonomous System Number (ASN). Must be an RFC6996 private ASN, either 16-bit or 32-bit. The value will be fixed for this router resource. All VPN tunnels that link to this router will have the same local ASN.

  advertise_mode
str
success
User-specified flag to indicate which mode to use for advertisement.
Valid values of this enum field are: DEFAULT, CUSTOM .

creation_timestamp
str
success
Creation timestamp in RFC3339 text format.

description
str
success
An optional description of this resource.

id
int
success
The unique identifier for the resource.

name
str
success
Name of the resource. 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.

network
dict
success
A reference to the network to which this router belongs.

region
str
success
Region where the router resides.



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 community which means that it is maintained by the Ansible Community. See Module Maintenance & Support for more info.

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

Author

  • Google Inc. (@googlecloudplatform)

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