ibm_sa_host_ports – Add host ports on IBM Spectrum Accelerate Family storage systems

New in version 2.8.

Synopsis

  • This module adds ports to or removes them from the hosts on IBM Spectrum Accelerate Family storage systems.

Requirements

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

  • python >= 2.7
  • pyxcli

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
endpoints
string / required
The hostname or management IP of Spectrum Accelerate storage system.
fcaddress
-
Fiber channel address.
host
- / required
Host name.
iscsi_name
-
iSCSI initiator name.
num_of_visible_targets
-
Number of visible targets.
password
string / required
Password for username on the spectrum accelerate storage system.
state
- / required
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
Host ports state.
username
string / required
Management user on the spectrum accelerate storage system.

Notes

Note

  • This module requires pyxcli python library. Use ‘pip install pyxcli’ in order to get pyxcli.

Examples

- name: Add ports for host.
  ibm_sa_host_ports:
    host: test_host
    iscsi_name: iqn.1994-05.com***
    username: admin
    password: secret
    endpoints: hostdev-system
    state: present

- name: Remove ports for host.
  ibm_sa_host_ports:
    host: test_host
    iscsi_name: iqn.1994-05.com***
    username: admin
    password: secret
    endpoints: hostdev-system
    state: absent

Status

Authors

  • Tzur Eliyahu (@tzure)

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