Bug ID 471860: Disabling interface keeps DISABLED state even after enabling

Last Modified: May 23, 2019

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Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP LTM(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, 11.5.2, 11.5.2 HF1, 11.6.0, 11.6.0 HF1, 11.6.0 HF2, 11.6.0 HF3, 11.6.0 HF4, 11.6.0 HF5, 12.1.0, 12.1.0 HF1, 12.1.0 HF2, 12.1.1, 12.1.1 HF1, 12.1.1 HF2, 12.1.2, 12.1.2 HF1, 12.1.2 HF2

Fixed In:
13.0.0, 12.1.3, 12.0.0, 11.6.0 HF6, 11.5.3

Opened: Jul 15, 2014
Severity: 2-Critical
Related AskF5 Article:
K16209

Symptoms

When you disable an interface, the state shows DISABLED. When you enable that interface, the indication for the interface still shows DISABLED.

Impact

The state of the interface remains DISABLED. However, the interface passes traffic after enabling.

Conditions

This occurs when using both tmsh and the GUI.

Workaround

You can reboot correct the indicator.

Fix Information

When you disable an interface, the state shows DISABLED. When you enable that interface, the indication for the interface now shows ENABLED.

Behavior Change