ansible

  1. ansible LXC creation

    Heyo, playing with ansibles community.general.proxmox modul. Trying to create simples LXC: --- - hosts: localhost tasks: - name: Create new LXC community.general.proxmox: node: "my node" api_user: "my user" api_token_id: "my id" api_token_secret: "my token"...
  2. Ansible community.general.proxmox: can't create containers

    Has anyone successfully used this module? I have tried to follow the directions here and appear to be stuck on something stupid: https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/collections/community/general/proxmox_module.html I have installed the module via ansible-galaxy. As far as I can tell the...
  3. florian-n

    [SOLVED] Cloud-init isn't applied after linked clone of template via API

    Hi, currently we're trying to create template based clones using Ansible's community.general.proxmox_kvm. To make the clones configurable we stick with cloud-init. We are building the template using a hand rolled Packer configuration which deploys fine (locally as well as in our production...
  4. [SOLVED] Trying to automate the creation of virtual machines using ansible; "authorization on proxmox cluster failed with exception"

    This is my ansible playbook: --- - hosts: gluster-test become: true tasks: - name: Create new VM with minimal options community.general.proxmox_kvm: proxmox_default_behavior: 'no_defaults' api_user: 'root@pam' api_password: 'blahblahblah' api_host...
  5. Pass cloud-init without access to proxmox machine

    Hi, I encounter some issue when I tried to find a way, to pass cloud-init to machine with ansible and connect to API. Actually I using this ansible module: https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/2.3/proxmox_kvm_module.html There are my tasks: --- - name: "Clone CentOS" proxmox_kvm...
  6. Ansible Fatal Error: "authorization on proxmox cluster failed with exception: URL has an invalid label."

    Hello Proxmox Community, i am currently trying to configure Ansible on one of my proxmox hosts to make kvm-deployment a little easier. I installed Ansible via apt and "proxmoxer" and "requests" via pip. When i try to execute my playbook i get the following error: fatal: [proxmox3]: FAILED...
  7. Specify default gateway when using two netif in Ubuntu 20.04 LXC container

    Hi everyone I'm trying to create a container with Ansible using proxmox API My LXC container network configuration looks like this when the container is created int /etc/pve/lxc/$vmid.conf : net0: name=eth0,bridge=vmbr0,gw=192.168.1.1,hwaddr=FA:6E:B3:F4:D6:61,ip=192.168.1.121/25,type=veth net1...
  8. [SOLVED] pvenode how to accept tos

    Hi, I try to get LE certs for my proxmox node. I cant find a way to accept the LE tos in my script. how do I accept the tos without manual pushing "y" in terminal? pvenode acme account register default mail@domain.tld --directory https://acme-staging-v02.api.letsencrypt.org/directory...
  9. "authorization on proxmox cluster failed with exception: 'module' object has no attriute 'packages'

    Nothing obvious on this one out in network-land so hoping someone has seen this before. It stops the ansible playbook run cold. roles/library/proxomox_kvm.py exists and is executable
  10. AnsiballZ_proxmox_kvm.py and API's

    This file is retained in ~/.ansible/tmp/ansible-tmp-########.##-########/AnsiballZ_proxmox_kvm.py Using it from an Ansible playbook from the module ansible.modules.proxmox_kvm producing the error ending the run without a VM create... creation of qemu VM centos-static with vmid 137 failed...
  11. question about best practice for vm's config of ip/gw/nameservers

    Hi, I have a question about best practice in the Proxmox world. We have Ansible here creating and deleting VM's. But from there, we want to assign ip, assign gateway, assign name server, etc. to the newly created VM and then we will Ansible everything inside that too. So somewhat like the...
  12. Configuring Proxmox server with Ansible

    Hi, I've created an account on the server but would like to ensure I open up all the necessary ports so that I can use Ansible to configure and ssh to access the console itself. Not speaking of the individual VM's. That's not a problem. But the server. Can someone refer me to the right...
  13. Has cloud-init been changed between 5.3 and 6.0?

    Hello, I maintain a project that bootstraps a Kubernetes cluster on Proxmox using Ansible. My code has always worked reliably when tested on 5.3, however I recently upgraded my server to 6.0-4 and now cloud-init is behaving strangely. It successfully sets the IP Address, Subnet, and Gateway to...
  14. Ansible proxmox_kvm gettting MAC address for PXE

    Anyone successfully used the Ansible module of proxmox_kvm to get a MAC address of a VM for a PXE install? Here is the task code: - name: Get Facts proxmox_kvm: api_user: "root@pam" api_password: test api_host: test node: test name: test validate_certs: no...
  15. Ansible Playbook to Provision from a Template Examples?

    Hey, I am new to Proxmox VE and although I have some experience with Ansible, I am still a newbie. I recently blew away my installation of ESXi from my Dell T5500 because I want to learn more about provisioning boxes etc via Ansible (and ESXi doesn't support templates with out vCenter etc). I...
  16. Custom Variables Tab in VM, Template, Container, Host, Storage etc.

    Hello, Is there a possibility to define variable, that is accessible by proxmox API in each object type like VM, Template, Container, Host or Datastore? If no, simple tab with key and value added to all objects in proxmox gui will be awesome, because this will allow to build extensions for...
  17. API issue w/ 'proxmox' ansible module.

    Hello, big proxmox fan and ansible user here. I am trying to create new LXC containers in proxmox using ansible. I believe this is same issue as: https://github.com/ansible/ansible/issues/25113 I'd like to help fix it and maybe do a pull request for the ansible module. I can't say with 100%...
  18. qm set command, can't delete "args" , stuck pending

    I have an ansible playbook that clones a debian template, sets some kernel arguments via qm command, boots the VM, and then is supposed to remove the kernel arguments, so they would only be used/seen on first boot. I based my method off of this excellent guide...
  19. API: force flag

    Hi all (or in this case, Hi PVE devs *g*)! Right now i'm trying to debug a new ansible module which is able to handle KVM via API (leveraging proxmoxer). It works pretty good from the start, but i found a small glitch which i'm trying to debug (if we need to take care of in the module or in...
  20. Creating VMs automatically - ansible, vagrant, API .. ?

    Is anyone on here provisioning and configuring VMs on Proxmox, in a programmatic way? I'm hoping to get something going with vagrant, ansible, etc, and/or perhaps the Proxmox API. I have several proxmox nodes in a cluster. Specifying a KVM template, hardware specifics (disk size, VLAN id etc)...

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