Bug ID 468519: BIG-IP DNS configuration load failure from invalid bigip_gtm.conf file.

Last Modified: Nov 07, 2022

Affected Product(s):
BIG-IP GTM, LTM(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
10.2.4, 11.4.1, 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, 11.6.0, 11.6.0 HF1, 11.6.0 HF2, 11.6.0 HF3, 11.6.0 HF4

Fixed In:
12.0.0, 11.6.0 HF5, 11.5.3

Opened: Jun 23, 2014

Severity: 3-Major

Related Article: K16598


Config reload fails when renewing the license or performing a new install based on the current config. This appears to be the result of a invalid bigip_gtm.conf which is used to load the config rather than the mcpdb.bin.


BIG-IP DNS config will fail to load when triggered to load from config file


If any virtual servers are configured with a dependency list that includes other virtual servers from the same BIG-IP system, BIG-IP DNS creates an invalid bigip_gtm.conf file.



Fix Information

Depends-on block is populated correctly with the virtual server info and no error was thrown when reloading BIG-IP DNS config.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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