gcp_sql_instance – Creates a GCP Instance

New in version 2.7.

Synopsis

  • Represents a Cloud SQL instance. Cloud SQL instances are SQL databases hosted in Google’s cloud. The Instances resource provides methods for common configuration and management tasks.

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
string / required
    Choices:
  • application
  • machineaccount
  • serviceaccount
The type of credential used.
backend_type
string
* FIRST_GEN: First Generation instance. MySQL only.
* SECOND_GEN: Second Generation instance or PostgreSQL instance.
* EXTERNAL: A database server that is not managed by Google.
Some valid choices include: "FIRST_GEN", "SECOND_GEN", "EXTERNAL"
connection_name
string
Connection name of the Cloud SQL instance used in connection strings.
database_version
string
The database engine type and version. For First Generation instances, can be MYSQL_5_5, or MYSQL_5_6. For Second Generation instances, can be MYSQL_5_6 or MYSQL_5_7. Defaults to MYSQL_5_6.
PostgreSQL instances: POSTGRES_9_6 The databaseVersion property can not be changed after instance creation.
Some valid choices include: "MYSQL_5_5", "MYSQL_5_6", "MYSQL_5_7", "POSTGRES_9_6"
env_type
string
Specifies which Ansible environment you're running this module within.
This should not be set unless you know what you're doing.
This only alters the User Agent string for any API requests.
failover_replica
dictionary
The name and status of the failover replica. This property is applicable only to Second Generation instances.
name
string
The name of the failover replica. If specified at instance creation, a failover replica is created for the instance. The name doesn't include the project ID. This property is applicable only to Second Generation instances.
instance_type
string
The instance type. This can be one of the following.
* CLOUD_SQL_INSTANCE: A Cloud SQL instance that is not replicating from a master.
* ON_PREMISES_INSTANCE: An instance running on the customer's premises.
* READ_REPLICA_INSTANCE: A Cloud SQL instance configured as a read-replica.
Some valid choices include: "CLOUD_SQL_INSTANCE", "ON_PREMISES_INSTANCE", "READ_REPLICA_INSTANCE"
ipv6_address
string
The IPv6 address assigned to the instance. This property is applicable only to First Generation instances.
master_instance_name
string
The name of the instance which will act as master in the replication setup.
max_disk_size
integer
The maximum disk size of the instance in bytes.
name
string / required
Name of the Cloud SQL instance. This does not include the project ID.
project
string
The Google Cloud Platform project to use.
region
string
The geographical region. Defaults to us-central or us-central1 depending on the instance type (First Generation or Second Generation/PostgreSQL).
replica_configuration
dictionary
Configuration specific to failover replicas and read replicas.
failover_target
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
Specifies if the replica is the failover target. If the field is set to true the replica will be designated as a failover replica.
In case the master instance fails, the replica instance will be promoted as the new master instance.
Only one replica can be specified as failover target, and the replica has to be in different zone with the master instance.
mysql_replica_configuration
dictionary
MySQL specific configuration when replicating from a MySQL on-premises master. Replication configuration information such as the username, password, certificates, and keys are not stored in the instance metadata. The configuration information is used only to set up the replication connection and is stored by MySQL in a file named master.info in the data directory.
ca_certificate
string
PEM representation of the trusted CA's x509 certificate.
client_certificate
string
PEM representation of the slave's x509 certificate .
client_key
string
PEM representation of the slave's private key. The corresponding public key is encoded in the client's certificate.
connect_retry_interval
integer
Seconds to wait between connect retries. MySQL's default is 60 seconds.
dump_file_path
string
Path to a SQL dump file in Google Cloud Storage from which the slave instance is to be created. The URI is in the form gs://bucketName/fileName. Compressed gzip files (.gz) are also supported. Dumps should have the binlog coordinates from which replication should begin. This can be accomplished by setting --master-data to 1 when using mysqldump.
master_heartbeat_period
integer
Interval in milliseconds between replication heartbeats.
password
string
The password for the replication connection.
ssl_cipher
string
A list of permissible ciphers to use for SSL encryption.
username
string
The username for the replication connection.
verify_server_certificate
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
Whether or not to check the master's Common Name value in the certificate that it sends during the SSL handshake.
replica_names
list
The replicas of the instance.
service_account_email_address
string
The service account email address assigned to the instance. This property is applicable only to Second Generation instances.
scopes
list
Array of scopes to be used.
service_account_contents
jsonarg
The contents of a Service Account JSON file, either in a dictionary or as a JSON string that represents it.
service_account_email
string
An optional service account email address if machineaccount is selected and the user does not wish to use the default email.
service_account_file
path
The path of a Service Account JSON file if serviceaccount is selected as type.
settings
dictionary
The user settings.
availability_type
string
The availabilityType define if your postgres instance is run zonal or regional.
Some valid choices include: "ZONAL", "REGIONAL"
backup_configuration
dictionary
The daily backup configuration for the instance.
binary_log_enabled
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
Whether binary log is enabled. If backup configuration is disabled, binary log must be disabled as well. MySQL only.
enabled
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
Enable Autobackup for your instance.
start_time
string
Define the backup start time in UTC (HH:MM) .
database_flags
list
added in 2.9
The database flags passed to the instance at startup.
name
string
The name of the flag. These flags are passed at instance startup, so include both server options and system variables for MySQL. Flags should be specified with underscores, not hyphens.
value
string
The value of the flag. Booleans should be set to on for true and off for false. This field must be omitted if the flag doesn't take a value.
ip_configuration
dictionary
The settings for IP Management. This allows to enable or disable the instance IP and manage which external networks can connect to the instance. The IPv4 address cannot be disabled for Second Generation instances.
authorized_networks
list
The list of external networks that are allowed to connect to the instance using the IP. In CIDR notation, also known as 'slash' notation (e.g. 192.168.100.0/24).
expiration_time
string
The time when this access control entry expires in RFC 3339 format, for example 2012-11-15T16:19:00.094Z.
name
string
An optional label to identify this entry.
value
string
The whitelisted value for the access control list. For example, to grant access to a client from an external IP (IPv4 or IPv6) address or subnet, use that address or subnet here.
ipv4_enabled
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
Whether the instance should be assigned an IP address or not.
require_ssl
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
Whether the mysqld should default to 'REQUIRE X509' for users connecting over IP.
tier
string
The tier or machine type for this instance, for example db-n1-standard-1. For MySQL instances, this field determines whether the instance is Second Generation (recommended) or First Generation.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
Whether the given object should exist in GCP

Notes

Note

  • for authentication, you can set service_account_file using the c(gcp_service_account_file) env variable.
  • for authentication, you can set service_account_contents using the c(GCP_SERVICE_ACCOUNT_CONTENTS) 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 instance
  gcp_sql_instance:
    name: "{{resource_name}}-2"
    settings:
      ip_configuration:
        authorized_networks:
        - name: google dns server
          value: 8.8.8.8/32
      tier: db-n1-standard-1
    region: us-central1
    project: test_project
    auth_kind: serviceaccount
    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
backendType
string
success
* FIRST_GEN: First Generation instance. MySQL only.
* SECOND_GEN: Second Generation instance or PostgreSQL instance.
* EXTERNAL: A database server that is not managed by Google.

connectionName
string
success
Connection name of the Cloud SQL instance used in connection strings.

databaseVersion
string
success
The database engine type and version. For First Generation instances, can be MYSQL_5_5, or MYSQL_5_6. For Second Generation instances, can be MYSQL_5_6 or MYSQL_5_7. Defaults to MYSQL_5_6.
PostgreSQL instances: POSTGRES_9_6 The databaseVersion property can not be changed after instance creation.

failoverReplica
complex
success
The name and status of the failover replica. This property is applicable only to Second Generation instances.

  available
boolean
success
The availability status of the failover replica. A false status indicates that the failover replica is out of sync. The master can only failover to the failover replica when the status is true.

  name
string
success
The name of the failover replica. If specified at instance creation, a failover replica is created for the instance. The name doesn't include the project ID. This property is applicable only to Second Generation instances.

instanceType
string
success
The instance type. This can be one of the following.
* CLOUD_SQL_INSTANCE: A Cloud SQL instance that is not replicating from a master.
* ON_PREMISES_INSTANCE: An instance running on the customer's premises.
* READ_REPLICA_INSTANCE: A Cloud SQL instance configured as a read-replica.

ipAddresses
complex
success
The assigned IP addresses for the instance.

  ipAddress
string
success
The IP address assigned.

  timeToRetire
string
success
The due time for this IP to be retired in RFC 3339 format, for example 2012-11-15T16:19:00.094Z. This field is only available when the IP is scheduled to be retired.

  type
string
success
The type of this IP address. A PRIMARY address is an address that can accept incoming connections. An OUTGOING address is the source address of connections originating from the instance, if supported.

ipv6Address
string
success
The IPv6 address assigned to the instance. This property is applicable only to First Generation instances.

masterInstanceName
string
success
The name of the instance which will act as master in the replication setup.

maxDiskSize
integer
success
The maximum disk size of the instance in bytes.

name
string
success
Name of the Cloud SQL instance. This does not include the project ID.

region
string
success
The geographical region. Defaults to us-central or us-central1 depending on the instance type (First Generation or Second Generation/PostgreSQL).

replicaConfiguration
complex
success
Configuration specific to failover replicas and read replicas.

  failoverTarget
boolean
success
Specifies if the replica is the failover target. If the field is set to true the replica will be designated as a failover replica.
In case the master instance fails, the replica instance will be promoted as the new master instance.
Only one replica can be specified as failover target, and the replica has to be in different zone with the master instance.

  mysqlReplicaConfiguration
complex
success
MySQL specific configuration when replicating from a MySQL on-premises master. Replication configuration information such as the username, password, certificates, and keys are not stored in the instance metadata. The configuration information is used only to set up the replication connection and is stored by MySQL in a file named master.info in the data directory.

    caCertificate
string
success
PEM representation of the trusted CA's x509 certificate.

    clientCertificate
string
success
PEM representation of the slave's x509 certificate .

    clientKey
string
success
PEM representation of the slave's private key. The corresponding public key is encoded in the client's certificate.

    connectRetryInterval
integer
success
Seconds to wait between connect retries. MySQL's default is 60 seconds.

    dumpFilePath
string
success
Path to a SQL dump file in Google Cloud Storage from which the slave instance is to be created. The URI is in the form gs://bucketName/fileName. Compressed gzip files (.gz) are also supported. Dumps should have the binlog coordinates from which replication should begin. This can be accomplished by setting --master-data to 1 when using mysqldump.

    masterHeartbeatPeriod
integer
success
Interval in milliseconds between replication heartbeats.

    password
string
success
The password for the replication connection.

    sslCipher
string
success
A list of permissible ciphers to use for SSL encryption.

    username
string
success
The username for the replication connection.

    verifyServerCertificate
boolean
success
Whether or not to check the master's Common Name value in the certificate that it sends during the SSL handshake.

  replicaNames
list
success
The replicas of the instance.

  serviceAccountEmailAddress
string
success
The service account email address assigned to the instance. This property is applicable only to Second Generation instances.

settings
complex
success
The user settings.

  availabilityType
string
success
The availabilityType define if your postgres instance is run zonal or regional.

  backupConfiguration
complex
success
The daily backup configuration for the instance.

    binaryLogEnabled
boolean
success
Whether binary log is enabled. If backup configuration is disabled, binary log must be disabled as well. MySQL only.

    enabled
boolean
success
Enable Autobackup for your instance.

    startTime
string
success
Define the backup start time in UTC (HH:MM) .

  databaseFlags
complex
success
The database flags passed to the instance at startup.

    name
string
success
The name of the flag. These flags are passed at instance startup, so include both server options and system variables for MySQL. Flags should be specified with underscores, not hyphens.

    value
string
success
The value of the flag. Booleans should be set to on for true and off for false. This field must be omitted if the flag doesn't take a value.

  ipConfiguration
complex
success
The settings for IP Management. This allows to enable or disable the instance IP and manage which external networks can connect to the instance. The IPv4 address cannot be disabled for Second Generation instances.

    authorizedNetworks
complex
success
The list of external networks that are allowed to connect to the instance using the IP. In CIDR notation, also known as 'slash' notation (e.g. 192.168.100.0/24).

      expirationTime
string
success
The time when this access control entry expires in RFC 3339 format, for example 2012-11-15T16:19:00.094Z.

      name
string
success
An optional label to identify this entry.

      value
string
success
The whitelisted value for the access control list. For example, to grant access to a client from an external IP (IPv4 or IPv6) address or subnet, use that address or subnet here.

    ipv4Enabled
boolean
success
Whether the instance should be assigned an IP address or not.

    requireSsl
boolean
success
Whether the mysqld should default to 'REQUIRE X509' for users connecting over IP.

  settingsVersion
integer
success
The version of instance settings. This is a required field for update method to make sure concurrent updates are handled properly. During update, use the most recent settingsVersion value for this instance and do not try to update this value.

  tier
string
success
The tier or machine type for this instance, for example db-n1-standard-1. For MySQL instances, this field determines whether the instance is Second Generation (recommended) or First Generation.



Status

Authors

  • Google Inc. (@googlecloudplatform)

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