Bug ID 450033: Sometimes VMware View client 2.3 for Windows can't launch desktops via APM

Last Modified: Feb 13, 2019

Bug Tracker

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

Known Affected Versions:
11.3.0, 11.4.0, 11.4.1, 11.5.0, 11.5.1, 11.5.1 HF1, 11.5.1 HF10, 11.5.1 HF11, 11.5.1 HF2, 11.5.1 HF3, 11.5.1 HF4, 11.6.0, 11.6.0 HF1, 11.6.0 HF2, 11.6.0 HF3

Fixed In:
12.0.0, 11.6.0 HF4, 11.5.1 HF5, 11.4.1 HF6, 11.4.0 HF8

Opened: Feb 24, 2014
Severity: 2-Critical
Related AskF5 Article:
K15409

Symptoms

Sometimes VMware View client 2.3 for Windows cannot launch desktops using APM.

Impact

VMware View client 2.3 for Windows cannot launch desktops.

Conditions

APM configured as PCoIP Proxy.

Workaround

Apply the following iRule: when HTTP_REQUEST { if { [HTTP::path] == "/broker/xml" && [HTTP::header Expect] == "100-continue" } { SSL::respond "HTTP/1.0 100 Continue\r\n\r\n" } }

Fix Information

VMware View client 2.3 for Windows can consistently launch desktops using APM.

Behavior Change