Technical Documentation

Configuring the System Description on a Device Running JUNOS Software

You can specify a description for each system being managed by SNMP. This string is placed into the MIB II sysDescription object. To configure a description, include the description statement at the [edit snmp] hierarchy level:

[edit snmp]description description;

If the description contains spaces, enclose it in quotation marks (" ").

To specify the system description:

[edit]snmp {description "M40 router with 8 FPCs";}

Published: 2010-04-27