» skytap_template

Get information on a template. This data source provides the id and name of a template as configured on your Skytap account. This is useful in order to retrieve a template's id via its name. The name field takes a regular expression to facilitate the matching process.

An error is triggered if: 1. No templates can be retrieved. 2. The template does not exist. 3. More than one template matches the name and the most_recent flag is not set.

If more than one templates are retrieved the most_recent can be set. This will sort the results in descending order according to the creation date. The newest template will be used.

» Example Usage

Get the template:

data "skytap_template" "example" {
    name = "18.04"
    most_recent = true

» Argument Reference

The following arguments are supported:

  • name - (Required) A regular expression on the name of a template.
  • most_recent - (Optional) Use the most recently created template from the returned list.

» Attributes Reference

The following attributes are exported:

  • id: The ID of the template.