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Encloses configuration data and device information returned by the NETCONF server in response to a <get> request or configuration data returned by the NETCONF server in response to a <get-config> request.


The NETCONF server, by default, returns configuration data formatted as Junos XML tag elements. The configuration data enclosed in the <data> element can vary if a client application requests a different format in a <get> request.

<configuration>Encloses configuration tag elements. It is the top-level tag element in the Junos XML API, equivalent to the [edit] hierarchy level in the Junos OS CLI. For information about Junos OS configuration elements, see the Junos XML API Configuration Developer Reference.

Usage Guidelines

See Requesting Configuration Data Using NETCONF.

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