Bug ID 428633: 'tmsh load sys config default' changes terminal access to 'tmsh'

Last Modified: Oct 06, 2020

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

Known Affected Versions:
11.1.0, 11.2.0, 11.2.1, 11.3.0, 11.4.0, 11.4.1

Fixed In:

Opened: Aug 22, 2013
Severity: 3-Major
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For system administrator users, default terminal access is set to 'none". Running the command 'tmsh load sys config default' sets it to 'tmsh', which is not system default.


The administrator can access the tmsh shell.


The change occurs when you run 'tmsh load sys config default'.


Run 'tmsh modify auth user' to change shell access.

Fix Information

Running the command 'tmsh load sys config default' now sets terminal access to the default, which is 'none'.

Behavior Change