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configuration {transfer-interval interval;transfer-on-commit;archive-sites {file://<path>/<filename>;ftp://<username>:<password>@<host>:<port>/<url-path> password password;http://username@host:<port>url-path password password;scp://username@host:<port>url-path password password;}}

Hierarchy Level

[edit system archival]

Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 9.0 for EX Series switches.


Configure the router or switch to transfer its currently active configuration by means of FTP periodically or after each commit.


The remaining statements are explained separately.

Required Privilege Level

system—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-04-26