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request system storage cleanup (SRX Series)



Use this command to free storage space on the device by rotating log files and proposing a list of files for deletion.



(Optional) List files proposed for deletion (without deleting them).

Additional Information

If logging is configured and being used, the dry-run option rotates the log files. In that case, the output displays the message “Currently rotating log files, please wait.” If no logging is currently under way, the output displays only a list of files to delete.

Required Privilege Level


Output Fields

Table 1 describes the output fields for the request system storage cleanup command. Output fields are listed in the approximate order in which they appear.

Table 1: request system storage cleanup Output Fields

Field Name

Field Description

List of files to delete:

Shows list of files available for deletion.


Size of the core-dump file.


Last core-dump file modification date and time.


Name of the core-dump file.

Sample Output

request system storage cleanup dry-run

request system storage cleanup

Release Information

Command introduced in Junos OS Release 9.2.