panos_import – import file on PAN-OS devices

New in version 2.3.

Synopsis

  • Import file on PAN-OS device

Requirements

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

  • pan-python

  • requests

  • requests_toolbelt

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
category
-
Default:
"software"
Category of file uploaded. The default is software.
file
-
Default:
"None"
Location of the file to import into device.
ip_address
- / required
IP address (or hostname) of PAN-OS device.
password
- / required
Password for device authentication.
url
-
Default:
"None"
URL of the file that will be imported to device.
username
-
Default:
"admin"
Username for device authentication.

Examples

# import software image PanOS_vm-6.1.1 on 192.168.1.1
- name: import software image into PAN-OS
  panos_import:
    ip_address: 192.168.1.1
    username: admin
    password: admin
    file: /tmp/PanOS_vm-6.1.1
    category: software

Status

Authors

  • Luigi Mori (@jtschichold), Ivan Bojer (@ivanbojer)