Bug ID 456384: alertd is coring on 2 very long syslog messages

Last Modified: Mar 12, 2019

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

Known Affected Versions:
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, 11.5.2, 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 HF9

Opened: Apr 09, 2014
Severity: 3-Major
Related AskF5 Article:
K16400

Symptoms

alertd cores sometimes.

Impact

This issue causes alertd to restart. At the alertd stopping time, no SNMP traps will be sent.

Conditions

When a pool associated with a lot of monitors and it goes down, a very long syslog message will be logged. This could cause alertd to core. The syslog messages should be with the following error code. 01070640:5 01070638:5

Workaround

This issue has no workaround at this time.

Fix Information

An issue that made alertd core on 2 long syslog messages is now fixed.

Behavior Change