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request download

request download—Download a software image or other file to the Viptela device (on vEdge routers and vSmart controllers only).

Command Syntax

request download [vpn vpn-id] filename

Options

Name of Software Image or File
filename
Download a software image or other file to the local Viptela device. The file can be on a remote device reachable through FTP, HTTP, HTTPS, SCP, or TFTP. If you are using SCP, you are prompted for the directory name and filename; no file path name is provided. The file is placed in your home directory on the local device.
Specific VPN
vpn vpn-id
VPN in which the remote device containing the file to be downloaded is located. When you include this option, one of the interfaces in the specified VPN is used to retrieve the software image.

Output Fields

The output fields are self-explanatory.

Release Information

Command introduced in Viptela Software Release 15.3.3 on vEdge 100 routers.
Available on all routers and on vSmart controllers in Release 15.4.

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