Bug ID 467060: Prevent user from creating a remote role group with empty name in GUI

Last Modified: Apr 10, 2019

Bug Tracker

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

Known Affected Versions:
11.2.0, 11.2.1, 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, 11.5.2, 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, 11.6.0, 11.6.0 HF1, 11.6.0 HF2, 11.6.0 HF3, 11.6.0 HF4, 11.6.0 HF5, 11.6.0 HF6, 11.6.0 HF7, 11.6.0 HF8, 11.6.1, 11.6.1 HF1, 11.6.1 HF2, 11.6.2, 11.6.2 HF1, 11.6.3, 11.6.3.1, 11.6.3.2, 11.6.3.3, 11.6.3.4, 11.6.4

Fixed In:
12.0.0

Opened: Jun 12, 2014
Severity: 4-Minor
Related AskF5 Article:
K91125224

Symptoms

When creating a remote role group with Terminal Access set to 'Other...' and leaving its value empty (none), the GUI allows the creation of this group with the console value 'none' (showing in tmsh).

Impact

Introduces confusion.

Conditions

Using the GUI to create a remote role group with empty Terminal Access value.

Workaround

Supply a Terminal Access :: 'Other...' value when configuring a remote role group.

Fix Information

When configuring the Terminal Access set to 'Other...' value, the system posts an error message if you leave the field empty. Selecting 'Other...' requires that you specify a value.

Behavior Change