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rds_subnet_group - manage RDS database subnet groups

New in version 1.5.

Synopsis

  • Creates, modifies, and deletes RDS database subnet groups. This module has a dependency on python-boto >= 2.5.

Requirements

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

  • python >= 2.6
  • boto

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
aws_access_key
AWS access key. If not set then the value of the AWS_ACCESS_KEY_ID, AWS_ACCESS_KEY or EC2_ACCESS_KEY environment variable is used.

aliases: ec2_access_key, access_key
aws_secret_key
AWS secret key. If not set then the value of the AWS_SECRET_ACCESS_KEY, AWS_SECRET_KEY, or EC2_SECRET_KEY environment variable is used.

aliases: ec2_secret_key, secret_key
description
Database subnet group description. Only set when a new group is added.
ec2_url
Url to use to connect to EC2 or your Eucalyptus cloud (by default the module will use EC2 endpoints). Ignored for modules where region is required. Must be specified for all other modules if region is not used. If not set then the value of the EC2_URL environment variable, if any, is used.
name
required
Database subnet group identifier.
profile
(added in 1.6)
Uses a boto profile. Only works with boto >= 2.24.0.
region
The AWS region to use. If not specified then the value of the AWS_REGION or EC2_REGION environment variable, if any, is used. See http://docs.aws.amazon.com/general/latest/gr/rande.html#ec2_region

aliases: aws_region, ec2_region
security_token
(added in 1.6)
AWS STS security token. If not set then the value of the AWS_SECURITY_TOKEN or EC2_SECURITY_TOKEN environment variable is used.

aliases: access_token
state
required
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
Specifies whether the subnet should be present or absent.
subnets
List of subnet IDs that make up the database subnet group.
validate_certs
bool

(added in 1.5)
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
When set to "no", SSL certificates will not be validated for boto versions >= 2.6.0.

Notes

Note

  • If parameters are not set within the module, the following environment variables can be used in decreasing order of precedence AWS_URL or EC2_URL, AWS_ACCESS_KEY_ID or AWS_ACCESS_KEY or EC2_ACCESS_KEY, AWS_SECRET_ACCESS_KEY or AWS_SECRET_KEY or EC2_SECRET_KEY, AWS_SECURITY_TOKEN or EC2_SECURITY_TOKEN, AWS_REGION or EC2_REGION
  • Ansible uses the boto configuration file (typically ~/.boto) if no credentials are provided. See https://boto.readthedocs.io/en/latest/boto_config_tut.html
  • AWS_REGION or EC2_REGION can be typically be used to specify the AWS region, when required, but this can also be configured in the boto config file

Examples

# Add or change a subnet group
- rds_subnet_group:
    state: present
    name: norwegian-blue
    description: My Fancy Ex Parrot Subnet Group
    subnets:
      - subnet-aaaaaaaa
      - subnet-bbbbbbbb

# Remove a subnet group
- rds_subnet_group:
    state: absent
    name: norwegian-blue

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
subnet_group
complex
state=present
Dictionary of DB subnet group values

  status
string
state=present
The status of the DB subnet group

  vpc_id
string
state=present
The VpcId of the DB subnet group

  subnet_ids
array
state=present
Contains a list of Subnet IDs

  name
string
state=present
The name of the DB subnet group

  description
string
state=present
The description of the DB subnet group



Status

This module is flagged as stableinterface which means that the maintainers for this module guarantee that no backward incompatible interface changes will be made.

Maintenance

This module is flagged as community which means that it is maintained by the Ansible Community. See Module Maintenance & Support for more info.

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

Author

  • Scott Anderson (@tastychutney)

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