Bug ID 420677: Incorrect interface status displayed for 1.x interfaces on 2x00 or 4x00 platforms.

Last Modified: Jul 12, 2023

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

Known Affected Versions:

Fixed In:
11.4.0 HF3

Opened: May 07, 2013

Severity: 5-Cosmetic


On the 2x00/4x00 series appliances, some of the 1.x (fixed copper) interfaces may display their status as "disable" after a fresh boot when they are enabled but have not yet seen link.


Purely cosmetic.


If the interface has not acquired link since the last reboot.


bigstart restart pfmand -or- link and unlink the interface with the issue (any interface is fine).

Fix Information

The correct interface status is now displayed for 1.x interfaces on 2x00 or 4x00 platforms after a fresh boot.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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