Bug ID 1013649: Leftover files in /var/run/key_mgmt after key export

Last Modified: Sep 14, 2023

Affected Product(s):
BIG-IP TMOS(all modules)

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

Fixed In:
16.1.0, 15.1.4

Opened: Apr 22, 2021

Severity: 3-Major


Files accumulate in /var/run/key_mgmt qkview grows too large to be processed by iHealth


Thousands of files can eventually accumulate in /var/run/key_mgmt, impacting ability to process qkviews it takes long time to process.


iControl SOAP used for key export


Delete files in /var/run/key_mgmt manually

Fix Information

Earlier f5km_shutdown is called with DONT_DELETE argument, now it is called with DELETE_ENTIRE_KEYMGMT_DIR so it will clean up temp files in /var/run/key_mgmt properly.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

K10134038: F5 Bug Tracker Filter Names and Tips