Technical Documentation



user-name username;

Hierarchy Level

[edit event-options policy policy-name then event-script filename],
[edit event-options policy policy-name then execute-commands],
[edit event-options policy policy-name then upload filename (filename | committed) destination destination]

Release Information

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 8.4.


Associate a user with an action in an event policy. The event policy action is executed under the privileges of the associated user.


If you do not associate a user with an action, the action is executed as user root.


username—A username that is configured at the [edit system login] hierarchy level.

Required Privilege Level

maintenance—To view this statement in the configuration.
maintenance-control—To add this statement to the configuration.

Published: 2009-10-16