Software

Maintaining Software Upload Packages

  1. Select Maintain>Software>Upload Package in the J-Web user interface if you are using SRX5400, SRX5600, or SRX5800 platform.

    Or

    Select Administration>Devices>Software>Upload Package in the J-Web user interface.

    The Upload Package maintain page appears.

  2. Enter the information specified in Table 293 to maintain the secure router.
  3. Click Upload and Install Package. The software is activated after the device has rebooted.

Table 293: Upload Package Maintenance Options

FieldFunctionAction

File to Upload

Specifies the location of the software package on the local system.

Enter the location of the software package, or click Choose File to navigate to the location.

Reboot If Required

Specifies that the device is automatically rebooted when the upgrade is complete.

Select the check box for the device to reboot automatically when the upgrade is complete.

Do not save backup

Specifies that the backup copy of the current Junos OS package is not saved.

Select the check box to save the backup copy of the Junos OS package.

Format and re-partition the media before installation

Specifies that the storage media is formatted and new partitions are created.

Select the check box to format the internal media with dual-root partitioning.

Maintaining Software Install Packages

  1. Select Maintain>Software>Install Package in the J-Web user interface if you are using SRX5400, SRX5600, or SRX5800 platform.

    Or

    Select Administration>Devices>Software>Install Package in the J-Web user interface.

    The Install Package maintain page appears.

  2. Enter the information specified in Table 294 to maintain the secure router.
  3. Click Fetch and Install Package. The software is activated after the device reboots.

Table 294: Install Package Maintenance Options

FieldFunctionAction

Package Location

Specifies the FTP or HTTP server, file path, and software package name.

Enter the full address of the software package location on the FTP or HTTP server. For example, use one of the following format:

ftp://hostname/pathname/package-name

http://hostname/pathname/package-name

User

Specifies the username to use on a remote server.

Enter the username.

Password

Specifies the password to use on a remote server.

Enter the password.

Reboot If Required

Specifies that the device is automatically rebooted when the upgrade is complete.

Select the check box for the device to reboot automatically when the upgrade is complete.

Do not save backup

Specifies that the backup copy of the current Junos OS package is not saved.

Select the check box to save the backup copy of the Junos OS package.

Format and re-partition the media before installation

Specifies that the storage media is formatted and new partitions are created.

Select the check box to format the internal media with dual-root partitioning.

Maintaining Software Downgrades

  1. Select Maintain>Software>Downgrade in the J-Web user interface if you are using SRX5400, SRX5600, or SRX5800 platform.

    Or

    Select Administration>Devices>Software>Downgrade in the J-Web user interface.

    The Downgrade maintain page appears. The image of the previous version (if any) is displayed on this page.

  2. Click Downgrade to downgrade to the previous version of the software.

    This operation cannot be undone.

  3. Reboot the device when the downgrade process is complete and for the new software to take effect. To reboot, perform the steps in Maintaining Reboot Schedule.

    To downgrade to an earlier version, follow the procedure for upgrading, using the software image labeled with the appropriate release.