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request vmhost software add



Install or upgrade the Junos OS and host software packages on the device.


  • in—(Optional) Number of minutes to delay before the reboot operation.

  • no-validate—(Optional) When loading a software package or bundle with a different release, suppress the default behavior of the validate option.

  • reboot—(Optional) After adding the software package or bundle, reboot the system.

  • set—(Optional) List of URLs or pathnames corresponding to the software packages.

  • unlink—(Optional) Removes the software package after successful installation.

  • upgrade-to-model—(Optional) model number—(Optional) Name of the model to upgrade to.

Required Privilege Level


Sample Output

request vmhost software add (NFX150)

request vmhost software add (NFX250 (NG))

Release Information

Command introduced in Junos OS Release 18.1R1.