junipernetworks.junos.junos – Use junos cliconf to run command on Juniper Junos OS platform


This plugin is part of the junipernetworks.junos collection (version 2.8.0).

You might already have this collection installed if you are using the ansible package. It is not included in ansible-core. To check whether it is installed, run ansible-galaxy collection list.

To install it, use: ansible-galaxy collection install junipernetworks.junos.

To use it in a playbook, specify: junipernetworks.junos.junos.

New in version 1.0.0: of junipernetworks.junos


  • This junos plugin provides low level abstraction apis for sending and receiving CLI commands from Juniper Junos OS network devices.


Parameter Choices/Defaults Configuration Comments
list / elements=string
added in 2.0.0 of junipernetworks.junos
var: ansible_junos_config_commands
Specifies a list of commands that can make configuration changes to the target device.
When `ansible_network_single_user_mode` is enabled, if a command sent to the device is present in this list, the existing cache is invalidated.


  • Ansible Networking Team