junos_shutdown - Shut down or reboot a device running Junos OS.

Author:Jeremy Schulman, Juniper Networks


New in version 1.0.0.

Shut down (power off) or reboot a device running Junos OS. This includes all Routing Engines in a Virtual Chassis or a dual Routing Engine system. This is equivalent to executing either the Junos OS request system power-off or request system reboot operational command.


parameter required default choices comments
host yes
    Set to {{ inventory_hostname }}
    passwd no assumes ssh-key active
      Login password
      port no 830
        TCP port number to use when connecting to the device
        reboot no
        • yes
        • no
        If set to yes, then the device is rebooted rather than powered off.
        shutdown yes None
          Safety mechanism. You MUST set this to 'shutdown'.
          user no $USER
            Login username


            Requires junos-eznc >= 1.2.2


            - junos_shutdown:
                host={{ inventory_hostname }}