Bug ID 474460: BIG-IP VE for KVM: Dataplane is unreachable with macvtap-based virtual NICs and configured vlan-group

Last Modified: Sep 13, 2023

Affected Product(s):
BIG-IP MA-VE(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
11.5.1, 11.5.2, 11.5.3, 11.5.4, 11.5.5, 11.5.6, 11.5.7, 11.5.8, 11.5.9, 11.5.10

Opened: Aug 05, 2014

Severity: 4-Minor

Symptoms

Ping from outside to VE does not work, BIG-IP is unreachable.

Impact

BIG-IP VE cannot pass traffic via its dataplane

Conditions

- BIG-IP VE for KVM - Hypervisors are: - CentOS 6.5 - Ubuntu 13.10 & 14.04 LTS - virtual NICs are created via macvtap interfaces

Workaround

- Create virtual NICs via bridged rather than macvtap interfaces

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change

Guides & references

K10134038: F5 Bug Tracker Filter Names and Tips