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request system halt



Release Information

Command introduced in Junos OS Release 11.4.


Stop the system.


at time Time at which to stop the system.
in minutes Number of minutes to delay before halting the system.
media Boot media for the next boot.
  • compact-flash— Standard boot from a flash device.

  • disk— Boot from a hard disk.

  • usb— Boot from a USB device.

message message Message that is displayed to all system users before stopping the system.

Required Privilege Level


Related Documentation

List of Sample Output

request system halt

Output Fields

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

Sample Output

request system halt

user@host> request system halt