Return values

create

For create operations, the module returns a dict containing:

Name

Value

Description

action

always create

The name of the current action

change

True or False

If the task made changes within the resources

failed

True or False

If the task failed

resource

The current resource

The key contains the resource name and the value is a dictionary containing the current resource.

Example for datacenter resource:

{
"action": "create",
"changed": false,
"datacenter": {
"entities": {},
"href": "https://api.ionos.com/cloudapi/v5/datacenters/3f0a326d-5a51-4a4e-bd9c-a4c8d9df06f7",
"id": "3f0a326d-5a51-4a4e-bd9c-a4c8d9df06f7",
"metadata": {},
"properties": {
"description": null,
"features": [
"SSD"
],
"location": "de/fra",
"name": "ANSIBLE TEST",
"sec_auth_protection": false,
"version": 6
},
"type": "datacenter"
},
"failed": false
}

update

For update operations, the module returns a dict containing:

Name

Value

Description

action

always update

The name of the current action

change

True or False

If the task made changes within the resources

failed

True or False

If the task failed

resource

The current resource

The key contains the resource name and the value is a dictionary containing the current resource.

Example for datacenter resource:

{
"action": "update",
"changed": true,
"datacenter": {
"entities": {},
"href": "https://api.ionos.com/cloudapi/v5/datacenters/3f0a326d-5a51-4a4e-bd9c-a4c8d9df06f7",
"id": "3f0a326d-5a51-4a4e-bd9c-a4c8d9df06f7",
"metadata": {},
"properties": {
"description": "Ansible test description 2 - RENAMED",
"features": [
"SSD"
],
"location": "de/fra",
"name": "ANSIBLE TEST",
"sec_auth_protection": false,
"version": 6
},
"type": "datacenter"
},
"failed": false
}

delete

For delete operations, the module returns a dict containing:

Name

Value

Description

action

always delete

The name of the current action

change

True or False

If the task made changes within the resources

failed

True or False

If the task failed

id

The id of the resource

Example for datacenter resource:

{
"action": "delete",
"changed": true,
"failed": false,
"id": "a8ddad52-bc71-439d-9f56-fc2c103af8f2"
}