Bug ID 1011265: Failover script cannot read /config/partitions/ after upgrade

Last Modified: Jan 20, 2023

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Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP Install/Upgrade, TMOS(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
14.1.0,,,,,, 14.1.2,,,,,,,,, 14.1.3,, 14.1.4,,,,,,, 14.1.5,,,

Opened: Apr 14, 2021
Severity: 3-Major


After upgrading, failover does not work correctly. An error is encountered in /var/log/audit/log: type=AVC msg=audit(1617263442.711:206): avc: denied { read } for pid=17187 comm="active" name="partitions" dev="dm-11" ino=259 scontext=system_u:system_r:f5config_failover_t:s0 tcontext=system_u:object_r:f5config_t:s0 tclass=dir


Failover does not complete. Floating IP addresses do not move to the active device.


-- High availability (HA) environment configured -- Devices are upgraded to version 14.1.4 -- A failover occurs


Tmsh modify sys db failover.selinuxallowscripts enable

Fix Information


Behavior Change