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When is deviceId key added to the config in pnp-project?

Ken.T
Beginner
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Hi I'd like to ask about following .

 

When is "deviceId" key added to the config in pnp-project?


I'm working on making automation tool that register/delete config in pnp-project by python.


I found the config which that the status changes from PENDING to PROVISONED is registered in /pnp-device.


If that config is deleted in /pnp-project but still existing in /pnp-device then config that has same serialnumber of that config cannot registered with error( because same serial number is still existing in /pnp-device)

 

So I should delete config in /pnp-device in advance.
I'm thinking below algorism to implement deleting config in /pnp-device

 

1. GET DEVICEID by using get /pnp-project/{projectId}/device:a key is hostName.
2. DELETE DEVICE wiht 1's DEVICEID by using delete /pnp-device/{deviceId}

 

I want to make sure whether the config in /pnp-project has deviceId since the config is registered in /pnp-device or not.

 

If it is true , I think the above algorism can be worked.

 

KEN-ICHI

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aradford
Cisco Employee
Cisco Employee

Hi Ken,

 

you add the configId when you create a rule in the project.

 

This blog post explains it.

https://community.cisco.com/t5/networking-blogs/network-automation-with-plug-and-play-pnp-part-2/ba-p/3658881

 

In this case the projectId is "60556ce0-8f79-402f-9343-d899a7059908", and i am adding a device with a configId.

 

POST URL https://sandboxapic.cisco.com/api/v1/pnp-project/60556ce0-8f79-402f-9343-d899a7059908/device

[

  {

"platformId": "WS-C2960X-48FPD-L",

"hostName": "sw01",

"serialNumber": "12345676130",

"configId": "d300a372-ce55-4b02-9aac-b49e9c0d6e20",

"pkiEnabled": true

  }

 

If you try to delete a file that is being used by a rule, it will tell you which devices are using it.

 

Adam

Hi Adam


Thank you for your quick reply.

 

I think your mention is how to create a device in /pnp-project.

 

I know it and saw your blog before.

 

 

I'm asking how to delete a device in /pnp-device.


(I try to use "delete /pnp-project/{projectId}/device/{deviceId}")


you can see attached file that shows API I try to use .

 

And I ask again.

When is deviceId key added to device in pnp-project?

 

 

The below is the result of "get /pnp-project/{projectId}/device"


I think the reason why this decvice has deviceId is because that the status is PROVISIONED.
Is it correct?

 


{
  "response": [
    {
      "hostName": "TTTTTTTTTTT",
      "platformId": "XXXXX-XXXX-XX-XX",
      "serialNumber": "GL123456GQ",
      "site": "B01",
      "configId": "ab5138ad-dc2f-46a7-9028-d08c971d0d13",
      "pkiEnabled": false,
      "sudiRequired": false,
      "apCount": "0",
      "isMobilityController": "false",
      "memberCount": 0,
      "eulaAccepted": false,
      "state": "PROVISIONED",
      "stateDisplay": "Provisioned",
      "lastStateTransitionTime": "2018-07-30 02:57:41.000950",
      "lastContact": "2018-07-30 02:57:41.000950",
      "deviceId": "abcde824-bafc-4f33-909a-20db8bad5ff9",
      "authStatus": {
        "type": "Unsupported",
        "status": "Unsupported",
        "errorMessage": null,
        "timestamp": 1532919263690,
        "certInfo": null
      },
      "aliases": [
        "GL123456GQ"
      ],
      "id": "abc0124b-8903-4250-b9e4-2f7c22e31fd2"
    }
  ],
  "version": "1.0"
}

 

KEN-ICHI

try DELETE

/pnp-project/{projectId}/device/abc0124b-8903-4250-b9e4-2f7c22e31fd2

 

You want the ID of the device Rule, not the device itself.

I know "/pnp-project by using /pnp-project/{projectId}/device/{deviceId}" execute to delete device rule.

 

The device which is already downloaded and the status is "PROVISIONED" is not completely deleted from APIC-EM by "/pnp-project by using /pnp-project/{projectId}/device/{deviceId}".

Because device is still existing in /pnp-device since the device is downloaded, isn't it ?

 

And if the device in /pnp-device is deleted we should use "delete /pnp-device/{deviceId}"  with "deviceId" not "id" in device rule shouldn't we?

 

Then I ask you when "deviceId" is appeared in device rule?

attatched file.

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