Bug ID 1155861: 'Unlicensed objects' error message appears despite there being no unlicensed configuration

Last Modified: May 29, 2024

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

Known Affected Versions:
15.1.8.2, 16.1.3.1, 16.1.3.2, 16.1.3.3, 16.1.3.4, 16.1.3.5, 16.1.4, 16.1.4.1, 16.1.4.2, 16.1.4.3, 17.1.0, 17.1.0.1, 17.1.0.2, 17.1.0.3

Fixed In:
17.1.1, 15.1.9

Opened: Sep 19, 2022

Severity: 3-Major

Symptoms

Following error message appears in the GUI: This device is not operational because the loaded configuration contained errors or unlicensed objects. Please adjust the configuration and/or the license, and re-license the device.

Impact

Failed to load the license on disabled slot from primary slot.

Conditions

- The primary blade disabled manually using the following TMSH command: modify sys cluster default members { 1 { disabled } }

Workaround

Execute the following command on disabled slot: rm /var/db/mcpdb.* bigstart restart mcpd Note: This causes a system to go offline while services restart. Traffic disrupted while services restart. or Execute command "reloadlic" which reloads the license into the current MCPD object.

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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