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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.


Configure a system login message. This message appears before a user logs in.

You can format the message using the following special characters:

  • \n—New line

  • \t—Horizontal tab

  • \'—Single quotation mark

  • \"—Double quotation mark

  • \\—Backslash


textText of the message.

Required Privilege Level

system—To view this statement in the configuration.

system-control—To add this statement to the configuration