salt.proxy.junos

Interface with a Junos device via proxy-minion. To connect to a junos device via junos proxy, specify the host information in the pillar in '/srv/pillar/details.sls'

proxy:
  proxytype: junos
  host: <ip or dns name of host>
  username: <username>
  port: 830
  password: <secret>

In '/srv/pillar/top.sls' map the device details with the proxy name.

base:
  'vmx':
    - details

After storing the device information in the pillar, configure the proxy in '/etc/salt/proxy'

master: <ip or hostname of salt-master>

Run the salt proxy via the following command:

salt-proxy --proxyid=vmx
salt.proxy.junos.init(opts)

Open the connection to the Junos device, login, and bind to the Resource class

salt.proxy.junos.ping()

Ping? Pong!

salt.proxy.junos.proxytype()

Returns the name of this proxy

salt.proxy.junos.shutdown(opts)

This is called when the proxy-minion is exiting to make sure the connection to the device is closed cleanly.