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request services application-identification download



Manually download the application package for Junos OS application identification. The application package is extracted from the IDP signature database and contains signature definitions for known applications, such as DNS, Facebook, FTP, Skype, and SNMP.


version version-number—(Optional) Download the specified version of the application package from the Juniper Networks website. If you do not enter a version, the most recent version is downloaded.

Required Privilege Level


Output Fields

When you enter this command, you are shown the command to use to check the status of your download.

Sample Output

request services application-identification download

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 17.1 on MX Series.