Bug ID 1184513: F5OS audit log reports duration values in microseconds, using "ms" abbreviation

Last Modified: Feb 08, 2024

Affected Product(s):
F5OS F5OS, Velos(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
F5OS-A 1.2.0, F5OS-C 1.5.0, F5OS-C 1.5.1

Fixed In:
F5OS-A 1.7.0

Opened: Oct 27, 2022

Severity: 4-Minor

Symptoms

The F5OS audit log reports the duration of some calls that occur through RESTCONF. These duration values use an "ms" unit, which in this case stands for microseconds, not milliseconds. For example: <INFO> 23-Aug-2022::18:28:00.602 appliance-1 confd[106]: audit user: netsupport/7502531 RESTCONF: response with http: HTTP/1.1 /restconf/data//openconfig-system:system/f5-system-image:image/remove 400 duration 122160290 ms This operation took ~122 seconds, not ~1.4 days.

Impact

Difficult to interpret audit log.

Conditions

Using the F5OS audit log.

Workaround

Interpret the duration values as being in microseconds, not milliseconds.

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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