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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
dictionary
success
Action output

Sample:
{'result': True}


Status

Authors

  • Claes Nästén (@cnasten)

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