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commit prepare



Hierarchy Level

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 17.3.


Prepare for an upcoming commit activation. Prepare the configurations that can be activated at a later stage. During the preparation stage, all the required files and databases are generated and the configuration is validated. A file is created that indicates if the commit is pending for activation. In the event of failure during the preparation stage, the log message commit preparation failed is generated.


and-quit(Optional) Commit the configuration and, if the configuration contains no errors and the commit succeeds, exit from configuration mode.
no-synchronize(Optional) Do not synchronize the commit. Configure the commit prepare statement to run without synchronization.
peers-synchronize(Optional) Synchronize the commit on remote peers.
synchronize(Optional) Synchronize the commit on both Routing Engines.

Required Privilege Level

configure—To enter configuration mode.

system—To view this statement in the configuration.

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