mso_role – Manage roles

New in version 2.8.

Synopsis

  • Manage roles on Cisco ACI Multi-Site.

Requirements

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

  • Multi Site Orchestrator v2.1 or newer

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
description
string
The description of the role.
display_name
string
The name of the role to be displayed in the web UI.
host
string / required
IP Address or hostname of the ACI Multi Site Orchestrator host.

aliases: hostname
output_level
string
    Choices:
  • debug
  • info
  • normal ←
Influence the output of this ACI module.
normal means the standard output, incl. current dict
info adds informational output, incl. previous, proposed and sent dicts
debug adds debugging output, incl. filter_string, method, response, status and url information
password
string / required
The password to use for authentication.
This option is mutual exclusive with private_key. If private_key is provided too, it will be used instead.
permissions
list
    Choices:
  • backup-db
  • manage-audit-records
  • manage-labels
  • manage-roles
  • manage-schemas
  • manage-sites
  • manage-tenants
  • manage-tenant-schemas
  • manage-users
  • platform-logs
  • view-all-audit-records
  • view-labels
  • view-roles
  • view-schemas
  • view-sites
  • view-tenants
  • view-tenant-schemas
  • view-users
A list of permissions tied to this role.
port
integer
Port number to be used for the REST connection.
The default value depends on parameter `use_ssl`.
role
string / required
The name of the role.

aliases: name
state
string
    Choices:
  • absent
  • present ←
  • query
Use present or absent for adding or removing.
Use query for listing an object or multiple objects.
timeout
integer
Default:
30
The socket level timeout in seconds.
use_proxy
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
If no, it will not use a proxy, even if one is defined in an environment variable on the target hosts.
use_ssl
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
If no, an HTTP connection will be used instead of the default HTTPS connection.
username
string
Default:
"admin"
The username to use for authentication.
validate_certs
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
If no, SSL certificates will not be validated.
This should only set to no when used on personally controlled sites using self-signed certificates.

Notes

Note

  • Please read the Cisco ACI Guide for more detailed information on how to manage your ACI infrastructure using Ansible.
  • This module was written to support ACI Multi Site Orchestrator v2.1 or newer. Some or all functionality may not work on earlier versions.

Examples

- name: Add a new role
  mso_role:
    host: mso_host
    username: admin
    password: SomeSecretPassword
    role: readOnly
    display_name: Read Only
    description: Read-only access for troubleshooting
    permissions:
    - view-roles
    - view-schemas
    - view-sites
    - view-tenants
    - view-tenant-schemas
    - view-users
    state: present
  delegate_to: localhost

- name: Remove a role
  mso_role:
    host: mso_host
    username: admin
    password: SomeSecretPassword
    role: readOnly
    state: absent
  delegate_to: localhost

- name: Query a role
  mso_role:
    host: mso_host
    username: admin
    password: SomeSecretPassword
    role: readOnly
    state: query
  delegate_to: localhost
  register: query_result

- name: Query all roles
  mso_role:
    host: mso_host
    username: admin
    password: SomeSecretPassword
    state: query
  delegate_to: localhost
  register: query_result

Status

Authors

  • Dag Wieers (@dagwieers)

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