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net_l2_interface - Manage Layer-2 interface on network devices

New in version 2.4.

Synopsis

  • This module provides declarative management of Layer-2 interface on network devices.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
access_vlan
Configure given VLAN in access port.
aggregate
List of Layer-2 interface definitions.
mode
    Choices:
  • access ←
  • trunk
Mode in which interface needs to be configured.
name
Name of the interface excluding any logical unit number.
native_vlan
Native VLAN to be configured in trunk port.
state
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
State of the Layer-2 Interface configuration.
trunk_allowed_vlans
List of allowed VLAN's in a given trunk port.
trunk_vlans
List of VLANs to be configured in trunk port.

Examples

- name: configure Layer-2 interface
  net_l2_interface:
    name: gigabitethernet0/0/1
    mode: access
    access_vlan: 30

- name: remove Layer-2 interface configuration
  net_l2_interface:
    name: gigabitethernet0/0/1
    state: absent

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
commands
list
always, except for the platforms that use Netconf transport to manage the device.
The list of configuration mode commands to send to the device

Sample:
['interface gigabitethernet0/0/1', 'switchport mode access', 'switchport access vlan 30']


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 network which means that it is maintained by the Ansible Network Team. See Module Maintenance & Support for more info.

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

Support

For more information about Red Hat’s support of this module, please refer to this Knowledge Base article

Author

  • Ganesh Nalawade (@ganeshrn)

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