» rightscale_security_group

Use this data source to locate and extract info about an existing security group to pass to other rightscale resources.

» Example Usage: Get existing security group resource_uid

data "rightscale_security_group" "infrastructure-us-east-security-group" {
  cloud_href = "${data.rightscale_cloud.infrastructure-aws-us-east.href}"
  filter {
    name = "Infrastructure SG"
    network_href = "${data.rightscale_network.infrastructure-us-east.href}"

output "prod-infra-us-east-aws-sg-uid" {
  value = "${data.rightscale_security_group.infrastructure-us-east-security-group.resource_uid}"

data "rightscale_cloud" "infrastructure-aws-us-east" {
  filter {
    name = "EC2 us-west-2"
    cloud_type = "amazon"

data "rightscale_network" "infrastructure-us-east" {
  filter {
    name = "Production Infrastructure US-East"

» Argument Reference

The following arguments are supported:

  • cloud_href (Required) Cloud href that the security group exists in.

  • filter (Optional) block supports:

    • name - (Optional) Security group name. Pattern match.
    • resource_uid - (Optional) Cloud resource uid for security group. If this filter option is set, additional retry logic will be enabled to wait up to 5 minutes for cloud resources to be polled and populated for use.
    • network_href - (Optional) Network href that security group is created in.
    • deployment_href - (Optional) Href of the deployment that owns the security group.

» Attributes Reference

The following attributes are exported:

  • name - Name of the security group.

  • resource_uid - The cloud resource_uid of the security group.

  • description - The description of the security group.

  • links - Hrefs of related API resources.

  • href - Href of the security group.