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nso_action - Executes Cisco NSO actions and verifies output.

New in version 2.5.

Synopsis

  • This module provices support for executing Cisco NSO actions and then verifying that the output is as expected.

Requirements

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

  • Cisco NSO version 3.4 or higher.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
input
NSO action parameters.
output_invalid
List of result parameter names that will cause the task to fail if they are present.
output_required
Required output parameters.
password
required
NSO password
path
required
Path to NSO action.
timeout
(added in 2.6)
Default:
300
JSON-RPC request timeout in seconds
url
required
NSO JSON-RPC URL, http://localhost:8080/jsonrpc
username
required
NSO username
validate_strict
If set to true, the task will fail if any output parameters not in output_required is present in the output.

Examples

- name: Sync NSO device
  nso_config:
    url: http://localhost:8080/jsonrpc
    username: username
    password: password
    path: /ncs:devices/device{ce0}/sync-from
    output_required:
      result: true

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
output
dict
success
Action output

Sample:
{'result': True}


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 certified which means that it is maintained by an Ansible Partner. See Module Maintenance & Support for more info.

For a list of other modules that are also maintained by an Ansible Partner, see here.

Author

  • Claes Nästén (@cnasten)

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