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show system nodes



Display information about active nodes on the system.



(Optional) Name of the node. If no specific node is named, the output shows data for all nodes.

Required Privilege Level


Output Fields

Table 1 lists the output fields for the show system nodes command.

Table 1: show system nodes Output Fields
Field Name Field Description


Shows the node attributes by name and whether the attribute is active or spare.


Name of the node.

Node ID

A unique integer that identifies the node in the cluster.

Node Nonce

A unique number that identifies the incarnation of the node. The node nonce changes across node reboot.


Status of the node, online or offline. The status indicates the operational state of the system. For all show chassis commands dealing with FPCs, PICs, or SIBs, the status indicates the operational state of the hardware.

Sample Output

show system nodes

Release Information

Command introduced in Junos OS Evolved Release 18.3R1.