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request chassis device-mode satellite



Manually install satellite software onto a switch before interconnecting the switch as a satellite device into a Junos Fusion.

There are other methods of installing satellite software onto a satellite device, and each Junos Fusion has individual requirements for manually installing satellite software. See Configuring Junos Fusion Provider Edge or Configuring or Expanding a Junos Fusion Enterprise before manually installing satellite software.

This command is entered from a standalone device before it is configured into a satellite device in a Junos Fusion.



The URL to the satellite software package.

Required Privilege Level


Sample Output

request chassis device-mode satellite /var/tmp/satellite-3.0R1.1-signed.tgz

Release Information

Command introduced in Junos OS Release 14.1X53-D16.