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request message

 

Syntax

Release Information

Command introduced before Junos OS Release 7.4.

Command introduced in Junos OS Release 9.0 for EX Series switches.

Command introduced in Junos OS Release 11.1 for the QFX Series.

Command introduced in Junos OS Release 14.1X53-D20 for the OCX Series.

Description

Display a message on the screens of all users who are logged in to the router or switch or on specific screens.

Options

allDisplay a message on the terminal of all users who are currently logged in.
message "text"Message to display.
terminal terminal-nameName of the terminal on which to display the message.
user user-nameName of the user to whom to direct the message.

Required Privilege Level

maintenance

List of Sample Output

request message message

Output Fields

When you enter this command, you are provided feedback on the status of your request.

Sample Output

request message message

user@host> request message message "Maintenance window in 10 minutes" user maria