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gcp_compute_target_http_proxy - Creates a GCP TargetHttpProxy

New in version 2.6.

Synopsis

  • Represents a TargetHttpProxy resource, which is used by one or more global forwarding rule to route incoming HTTP requests to a URL map.

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.
description
An optional description of this resource.
name
required
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.
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.
state
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
Whether the given object should exist in GCP
url_map
required
A reference to the UrlMap resource that defines the mapping from URL to the BackendService.

Notes

Note

Examples

- name: create a instance group
  gcp_compute_instance_group:
      name: "instancegroup-targethttpproxy"
      zone: us-central1-a
      project: "{{ gcp_project }}"
      auth_kind: "{{ gcp_cred_kind }}"
      service_account_file: "{{ gcp_cred_file }}"
      state: present
  register: instancegroup

- name: create a http health check
  gcp_compute_http_health_check:
      name: "httphealthcheck-targethttpproxy"
      healthy_threshold: 10
      port: 8080
      timeout_sec: 2
      unhealthy_threshold: 5
      project: "{{ gcp_project }}"
      auth_kind: "{{ gcp_cred_kind }}"
      service_account_file: "{{ gcp_cred_file }}"
      state: present
  register: healthcheck

- name: create a backend service
  gcp_compute_backend_service:
      name: "backendservice-targethttpproxy"
      backends:
      - group: "{{ instancegroup }}"
      health_checks:
      - "{{ healthcheck.selfLink }}"
      enable_cdn: true
      project: "{{ gcp_project }}"
      auth_kind: "{{ gcp_cred_kind }}"
      service_account_file: "{{ gcp_cred_file }}"
      state: present
  register: backendservice

- name: create a url map
  gcp_compute_url_map:
      name: "urlmap-targethttpproxy"
      default_service: "{{ backendservice }}"
      project: "{{ gcp_project }}"
      auth_kind: "{{ gcp_cred_kind }}"
      service_account_file: "{{ gcp_cred_file }}"
      state: present
  register: urlmap

- name: create a target http proxy
  gcp_compute_target_http_proxy:
      name: "test_object"
      url_map: "{{ urlmap }}"
      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
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. 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.

url_map
dict
success
A reference to the UrlMap resource that defines the mapping from URL to the BackendService.



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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