Bug ID 452317: ARP entries may retain "resolved" status after expiration

Last Modified: Apr 10, 2019

Bug Tracker

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

Known Affected Versions:
11.2.1

Fixed In:
11.6.0, 11.2.1 HF11

Opened: Mar 14, 2014
Severity: 5-Cosmetic

Symptoms

ARP entries viewed via "tmsh show net arp" with a "resolved" Status and 0 "Expire-in-sec" value may not be refreshed or removed.

Impact

tmsh and tmui report misleading ARP status (e.g resolved instead of expected unknown).

Conditions

ARP requests continue to be received for an address that has expired and can no longer be resolved.

Workaround

None

Fix Information

ARP entries reported as resolved will be removed upon expiration if they cannot be refreshed (i.e. resolved).

Behavior Change