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request chassis satellite interface



Change the device mode for a device.

This command is used to change a device into a satellite device for a Junos Fusion. After interconnecting a device to an aggregation device in a Junos Fusion, enter this command from the aggregation device to begin the manual satellite device conversion procedure.

Other configuration steps, such as configuring the cascade port and creating a satellite software upgrade group, must be completed before this command can be used to convert a device into a satellite device. See Configuring Junos Fusion Provider Edge or Configuring or Expanding a Junos Fusion Enterprise.



Specify the name of the cascade port interface on the aggregation device that connects to the device that will be converted into a satellite device.

Required Privilege Level


Sample Output

request chassis satellite interface xe-0/0/1 device-mode satellite

Release Information

Command introduced in Junos OS Release 14.2R3.