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show system cpu (JDM)


show system cpu


Display the CPUs and their usage status.

Required Privilege Level


Output Fields

Table 1 describes the output fields for the show system cpu command. Output fields are listed in the approximate order in which they appear.

Table 1: show system cpu Output Fields

Field Name

Field Description


Name of the GNF.


GNF status. For example, “Running”.


List of CPU IDs.


CPU usage percentage.

Qemu Pid

Qemu process ID.

Sample Output

show system cpu (External Server Model)

show system cpu (In-chassis Junos Node Slicing)

For in-chassis Junos node slicing, it is normal to see 100 percentage or higher CPU usage in the Usage column.

Release Information

Command introduced in Junos OS Release 17.4R1.