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request system download abort



Use this command to terminate a download. The download instance is stopped and cannot be resumed. Any partially downloaded file is automatically deleted to free disk space. Information regarding the download is retained and can be displayed with the show system download command until a request system download clear operation is performed.

Downloads in the active, paused, and error states can be terminated.


download-id—(Required) The ID number of the download to be terminated.

Required Privilege Level


Output Fields

When you enter this command, you are provided feedback on the status of your request.

Sample Output

request system download abort

Release Information

Command introduced in Junos OS Release 15.1X49-D35.