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request system personality-file retrieve

 

Syntax

Release Information

Command introduced in Junos OS Release 17.4R1 for QFX Series switches.

Description

Retrieve a personality-file tarball from a specified remote server and install the tarball components on a switch. You can use the personality file to quickly bring a replacement switch online if a current switch in your network has a hardware failure.

Options

absolute-path-of-destinationAbsolute location on the remote server where the tarball will be stored.
destination-server-ipIP address of the remote server from which the tarball is to be fetched. Ensure that the IP address is reachable from your switching network.
personality-file-nameName of the tarball to be created and saved.
protocolType of file transfer protocol to be used to transfer the personality tarball to the remote server—for example, SCP, TFTP, or FTP.

Required Privilege Level