Bug ID 421571: HTTP::respond with no body is not correctly implemented by SPDY.

Last Modified: Oct 06, 2020

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP LTM(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
11.3.0, 11.4.0

Fixed In:
11.5.0, 11.4.1, 11.4.0 HF3

Opened: May 21, 2013
Severity: 3-Major


A HTTP::respond iRule with no content body would send corrupted headers in SPDY.


Corrupted headers in SPDY.


HTTP::respond with no body used by SPDY virtual server.


Include a body of one or more characters, by using the content option: HTTP::respond 302 content " " Location some_location Set-Cookie some_cookie.

Fix Information

HTTP::respond with a zero-length body now works correctly with SPDY.

Behavior Change