Bug ID 433418: ASM fails to read GeoIP database after upgrade

Last Modified: Feb 13, 2019

Bug Tracker

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

Known Affected Versions:
10.2.4, 11.2.1, 11.3.0, 11.4.0, 11.4.1

Fixed In:
11.5.0, 11.4.1 HF2, 11.3.0 HF9, 11.2.1 HF10

Opened: Oct 10, 2013
Severity: 3-Major
Related AskF5 Article:
K34641405

Symptoms

No GEO detection occurs.

Impact

After updating the GeoIP database (see SOL11176) and restarting the ASM bd daemon, the bd daemon no longer fails to read the system's GeoIP files (/shared/GeoIP/).

Conditions

This issue occurs when you upgrade GeoIP database.

Workaround

setenforce 0

Fix Information

After updating the GeoIP database (see SOL11176) and restarting the ASM bd daemon, the bd daemon no longer fails to read the system's GeoIP files (/shared/GeoIP/).

Behavior Change