Bug ID 424901: Improvements in strict IPv6 compatibility and standards compliance.

Last Modified: Apr 10, 2019

Bug Tracker

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

Known Affected Versions:
11.3.0, 11.4.0, 11.4.1

Fixed In:
11.5.0, 11.4.1 HF2, 11.3.0 HF8

Opened: Jul 10, 2013
Severity: 3-Major

Symptoms

When you configure valid-lifetime 0 for advertised prefixes the BIG-IP system sends only one update and it fails to send updates thereafter.

Impact

None. This value is RFC corner case and has no practical use.

Conditions

This is applicable only in IPv6 strict compliance mode.

Workaround

Set valid-life time to reasonable value.

Fix Information

Introduced improvements in strict IPv6 compatibility and standards compliance.

Behavior Change