Specifying the Scope of Configuration Information to Return in a NETCONF Response
In a NETCONF session with a device running Junos OS, a client
application can request the entire configuration or specific portions
of the configuration by including the appropriate child tag elements
<filter> tag element within the
<get-config> tag elements.
type="subtree" attribute in the
<filter> tag indicates that
the client application is using Junos XML tag elements to represent
the configuration elements about which it is requesting information.
For information about requesting different amounts of configuration information, see the following topics: