Juniper VRR

This guide is based on version:

EVE Image Name Downloaded Filename Version vCPUs vRAM
junipervrr-19.2R1-S1.4 vrr-bundle-kvm-19.2R1-S1.4.tgz Junos:19.2R1 1 2048


This how to is tested for image versions 18.1, 18.4, 19.2.

 SSH to your EVE CLI:

Create temporary working directory for images:

mkdir abc
cd abc

Upload the downloaded vrr-bundle-kvm-19.2R1-S1.4.tgz image to the EVE using for example FileZilla or WinSCP. Then login as root using SSH protocol and uncompress it:

Unzip loaded image archive:

tar xvf vrr-bundle-kvm-19.2R1-S1.4.tgz
cd 19.2R1-S1.4
root@eve-ng:~/abc# cd 19.2R1-S1.4
root@eve-ng:~/abc/19.2R1-S1.4# ls
junos-x86-64-19.2R1-S1.4.img  metadata.img  openstack  README.txt

Our necessary images are marked in red above.

1. create Juniper VRR image folder:

mkdir /opt/unetlab/addons/qemu/junipervrr-19.2R1-S1.4

2. copy image junos-x86-64-19.2R1-S1.4.img to Juniper VRR image folder as virtioa.qcow2:

cp junos-x86-64-19.2R1-S1.4.img /opt/unetlab/addons/qemu/junipervrr-19.2R1-S1.4/virtioa.qcow2

3. copy image metadata.img to Juniper VRR image folder as virtiob.qcow2:

cp metadata.img /opt/unetlab/addons/qemu/junipervrr-19.2R1-S1.4/virtiob.qcow2

4. Remove temporary folder abc and fix permissions:

rm -rf /root/abc
/opt/unetlab/wrappers/unl_wrapper -a fixpermission