Bug ID 1558857: Pool command support functionality to be implemented in WS_REQUEST event

Last Modified: Jun 13, 2024

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

Known Affected Versions:
16.1.0, 16.1.1, 16.1.2, 16.1.2.1, 16.1.2.2, 16.1.3, 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, 17.1.1, 17.1.1.1, 17.1.1.2, 17.1.1.3

Opened: Mar 07, 2024

Severity: 3-Major

Symptoms

We can create the following iRule in BIG-IP with the pool command. However, the iRule does not work as expected. when WS_REQUEST { log local0. "using myHttpOss2" pool myHttpOss2 }

Impact

It limits the user functionality, and they cannot write the irules according to their need.

Conditions

Create an iRule with a WS_REQUEST event and include pool command in it.

Workaround

Whatever is supported in HTTP_REQUEST should be supportable in WS_REQUEST also. Even though we cannot use the pool command in WS_REQUEST, the purpose can be achieved using the HTTP_REQUEST event.

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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