Bug ID 456120: Policy History Files are missing after device group sync

Last Modified: Nov 07, 2022

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Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP ASM(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, 11.5.1 HF5, 11.5.1 HF6, 11.5.1 HF7, 11.5.1 HF8, 11.5.1 HF9, 11.5.10, 11.5.2, 11.5.2 HF1, 11.5.3, 11.5.3 HF1, 11.5.3 HF2, 11.5.4, 11.5.4 HF1, 11.5.4 HF2, 11.5.4 HF3, 11.5.4 HF4, 11.5.5, 11.5.6, 11.5.7, 11.5.8, 11.5.9

Fixed In:
11.6.0, 11.4.1 HF6

Opened: Apr 08, 2014
Severity: 3-Major
Related Article:
K34139426

Symptoms

Policy history revision files in the /var/ts/dms/policy/policy_versions/* directories are erased after a device group sync.

Impact

Old policy version files disappear every other sync.

Conditions

1. Set up a sync-failover device group with ASM sync enabled. 2. Create a policy and synchronize the devices,

Workaround

Manually sync again after a spurious ASM change.

Fix Information

After you perform a configuration sync, all policy version files persist correctly on both the sender and the receiver.

Behavior Change