In this lesson, we will cover:

  • What is Genie?
  • How to install Scrapli Genie.
  • Scrapli Genie using the template library.

You can find the scripts and code for this lesson within the Scrapli repo under the directory: 002_scrapli_core/006_parsing/genie/.

What is Genie?

Cisco Genie is part of the Cisco pyATS testing framework, which provides (among various other features) a parsing engine and an extensive collection (1200+) of open-source parsers, found here: These parsers include various vendors in addition to Cisco, such as Juniper and F5. However, to date, Scrapli only provides support for the Cisco-based parsers.


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