vultr_os_facts – Gather facts about the Vultr OSes available

New in version 2.7.

DEPRECATED

Removed in Ansible:
 version: 2.12
Why:Transformed into an info module.
Alternative:Use vultr_os_info instead.

Synopsis

  • Gather facts about OSes available to boot servers.

Requirements

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

  • python >= 2.6

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
api_account
string
Default:
"default"
Name of the ini section in the vultr.ini file.
The ENV variable VULTR_API_ACCOUNT is used as default, when defined.
api_endpoint
string
URL to API endpint (without trailing slash).
The ENV variable VULTR_API_ENDPOINT is used as default, when defined.
Fallback value is https://api.vultr.com if not specified.
api_key
string
API key of the Vultr API.
The ENV variable VULTR_API_KEY is used as default, when defined.
api_retries
integer
Amount of retries in case of the Vultr API retuns an HTTP 503 code.
The ENV variable VULTR_API_RETRIES is used as default, when defined.
Fallback value is 5 retries if not specified.
api_retry_max_delay
integer
added in 2.9
Retry backoff delay in seconds is exponential up to this max. value, in seconds.
The ENV variable VULTR_API_RETRY_MAX_DELAY is used as default, when defined.
Fallback value is 12 seconds.
api_timeout
integer
HTTP timeout to Vultr API.
The ENV variable VULTR_API_TIMEOUT is used as default, when defined.
Fallback value is 60 seconds if not specified.
validate_certs
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
Validate SSL certs of the Vultr API.

Notes

Note

Examples

- name: Gather Vultr OSes facts
  local_action:
    module: vultr_os_facts

- name: Print the gathered facts
  debug:
    var: ansible_facts.vultr_os_facts

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
vultr_api
complex
success
Response from Vultr API with a few additions/modification

  api_account
string
success
Account used in the ini file to select the key

Sample:
default
  api_endpoint
string
success
Endpoint used for the API requests

Sample:
https://api.vultr.com
  api_retries
integer
success
Amount of max retries for the API requests

Sample:
5
  api_retry_max_delay
integer
added in 2.9
success
Exponential backoff delay in seconds between retries up to this max delay value.

Sample:
12
  api_timeout
integer
success
Timeout used for the API requests

Sample:
60


Status

  • This module will be removed in version 2.12. [deprecated]
  • For more information see DEPRECATED.

Authors

  • Yanis Guenane (@Spredzy)

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