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Hierarchy Level

Release Information

Statement introduced before Junos OS Release 7.4.

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


For J Series Services Routers and EX Series switches only. Set the boot file advertised to DHCP clients. After the client receives an IP address and the boot file location from the DHCP server, the client uses the boot image stored in the boot file to complete DHCP setup.


filename—The location of the boot file on the boot server. The filename can include a pathname.

Required Privilege Level

system—To view this statement in the configuration.

system-control—To add this statement to the configuration.

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