paloaltonetworks.panos.panos_bgp_peer_group module – Manage a BGP Peer Group

Note

This module is part of the paloaltonetworks.panos collection (version 2.17.5).

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

To use it in a playbook, specify: paloaltonetworks.panos.panos_bgp_peer_group.

New in paloaltonetworks.panos 1.0.0

Synopsis

  • Use BGP to publish and consume routes from disparate networks.

Requirements

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

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

aggregated_confed_as_path

boolean

The peers understand Aggregated Confederation AS Path.

Choices:

api_key

string

Deprecated

Use provider to specify PAN-OS connectivity instead.


The API key to use instead of generating it using username / password.

commit

boolean

Deprecated

Please use paloaltonetworks.panos.panos_commit_firewall, paloaltonetworks.panos.panos_commit_panorama, paloaltonetworks.panos.panos_commit_push instead.


Commit changes after creating object. If ip_address is a Panorama device, and device_group or template are also set, perform a commit to Panorama and a commit-all to the device group/template.

Choices:

enable

boolean

export_nexthop

string

gathered_filter

string

When state=gathered.

An advanced filtering option to filter results returned from PAN-OS.

Refer to the guide discussing gathered_filter for more information.

import_nexthop

string

type=ebgp only; override nexthop with peer address.

Choices:

ip_address

string

Deprecated

Use provider to specify PAN-OS connectivity instead.


The IP address or hostname of the PAN-OS device being configured.

name

string

Name of the BGP peer group.

password

string

Deprecated

Use provider to specify PAN-OS connectivity instead.


The password to use for authentication. This is ignored if api_key is specified.

port

integer

Deprecated

Use provider to specify PAN-OS connectivity instead.


The port number to connect to the PAN-OS device on.

Default: :ansible-option-default:`443`

provider

dictionary

added in paloaltonetworks.panos 1.0.0

A dict object containing connection details.

api_key

string

The API key to use instead of generating it using username / password.

ip_address

string

The IP address or hostname of the PAN-OS device being configured.

password

string

The password to use for authentication. This is ignored if api_key is specified.

port

integer

The port number to connect to the PAN-OS device on.

Default: :ansible-option-default:`443`

serial_number

string

The serial number of a firewall to use for targeted commands. If ip_address is not a Panorama PAN-OS device, then this param is ignored.

username

string

The username to use for authentication. This is ignored if api_key is specified.

Default: :ansible-option-default:`"admin"`

remove_private_as

boolean

type=ebgp only; remove private AS when exporting route.

Choices:

soft_reset_with_stored_info

boolean

state

string

template

string

(Panorama only) The template this operation should target. Mutually exclusive with template_stack.

template_stack

string

(Panorama only) The template stack this operation should target. Mutually exclusive with template.

type

string

username

string

Deprecated

Use provider to specify PAN-OS connectivity instead.


The username to use for authentication. This is ignored if api_key is specified.

Default: :ansible-option-default:`"admin"`

vr_name

string

Name of the virtual router, it must already exist. See paloaltonetworks.panos.panos_virtual_router.

Default: :ansible-option-default:`"default"`

Notes

Note

  • Checkmode is supported.

  • Panorama is supported.

  • PAN-OS connectivity should be specified using provider or the classic PAN-OS connectivity params (ip_address, username, password, api_key, and port). If both are present, then the classic params are ignored.

  • If the PAN-OS to be configured is Panorama, either template or template_stack must be specified.

Examples

- name: Create BGP Peer Group
  panos_bgp_peer_group:
    provider: '{{ provider }}'
    name: 'peer-group-1'
    enable: true
    aggregated_confed_as_path: true
    soft_reset_with_stored_info: false

Authors

  • Joshua Colson (@freakinhippie)

  • Garfield Lee Freeman (@shinmog)