networktocode.nautobot.cluster module – Create, update or delete clusters within Nautobot

Note

This module is part of the networktocode.nautobot collection (version 5.2.1).

To install it, use: ansible-galaxy collection install networktocode.nautobot. You need further requirements to be able to use this module, see Requirements for details.

To use it in a playbook, specify: networktocode.nautobot.cluster.

New in networktocode.nautobot 1.0.0

Synopsis

  • Creates, updates or removes clusters from Nautobot

Requirements

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

  • pynautobot

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

api_version

string

added in networktocode.nautobot 4.1.0

API Version Nautobot REST API

cluster_group

any

added in networktocode.nautobot 3.0.0

group of the cluster

cluster_type

any

added in networktocode.nautobot 3.0.0

type of the cluster. Required if state=present and the cluster does not exist yet

comments

string

added in networktocode.nautobot 3.0.0

Comments that may include additional information in regards to the cluster

custom_fields

dictionary

added in networktocode.nautobot 3.0.0

Must exist in Nautobot and in key/value format

location

any

added in networktocode.nautobot 3.0.0

Cluster location.

name

string / required

added in networktocode.nautobot 3.0.0

The name of the cluster

query_params

list / elements=string

added in networktocode.nautobot 3.0.0

This can be used to override the specified values in ALLOWED_QUERY_PARAMS that is defined

in plugins/module_utils/utils.py and provides control to users on what may make

an object unique in their environment.

state

string

Use present or absent for adding or removing.

Choices:

tags

list / elements=any

added in networktocode.nautobot 3.0.0

Any tags that this item may need to be associated with

tenant

any

added in networktocode.nautobot 3.0.0

Tenant the cluster will be assigned to.

token

string / required

The token created within Nautobot to authorize API access

Can be omitted if the NAUTOBOT_TOKEN environment variable is configured.

url

string / required

The URL of the Nautobot instance resolvable by the Ansible host (for example: http://nautobot.example.com:8000)

Can be omitted if the NAUTOBOT_URL environment variable is configured.

validate_certs

any

If no, SSL certificates will not be validated. This should only be used on personally controlled sites using self-signed certificates.

Can be omitted if the NAUTOBOT_VALIDATE_CERTS environment variable is configured.

Default: :ansible-option-default:`true`

Notes

Note

  • Tags should be defined as a YAML list

  • This should be ran with connection local and hosts localhost

Examples

- name: "Test Nautobot modules"
  connection: local
  hosts: localhost
  gather_facts: False

  tasks:
    - name: Create cluster within Nautobot with only required information
      networktocode.nautobot.cluster:
        url: http://nautobot.local
        token: thisIsMyToken
        name: Test Cluster
        cluster_type: libvirt
        state: present

    - name: Delete cluster within nautobot
      networktocode.nautobot.cluster:
        url: http://nautobot.local
        token: thisIsMyToken
        name: Test Cluster
        state: absent

    - name: Create cluster with tags
      networktocode.nautobot.cluster:
        url: http://nautobot.local
        token: thisIsMyToken
        name: Another Test Cluster
        cluster_type: libvirt
        tags:
          - Schnozzberry
        state: present

    - name: Update the group and location of an existing cluster
      networktocode.nautobot.cluster:
        url: http://nautobot.local
        token: thisIsMyToken
        name: Test Cluster
        cluster_type: qemu
        cluster_group: GROUP
        location:
          name: My Location
          parent: Parent Location
        state: present

Return Values

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

Key

Description

cluster

dictionary

Serialized object as created or already existent within Nautobot

Returned: success (when state=present)

msg

string

Message indicating failure or info about what has been achieved

Returned: always

Authors

  • Gaelle MANGIN (@gmangin)