Bug ID 483373: Incorrect bash prompt for created admin role users

Last Modified: Sep 13, 2023

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

Known Affected Versions:
12.1.0 HF1, 12.1.0 HF2, 12.1.1 HF1, 12.1.1 HF2, 12.1.2 HF1, 12.1.2 HF2

Fixed In:
12.0.0, 11.6.2, 11.5.4 HF3

Opened: Oct 08, 2014

Severity: 2-Critical

Related Article: K70082161


Users created with admin or resource-admin roles with access to bash shell might show an incorrect prompt on the bash command line.


Users might see the command line prompt referring to 'root' instead of the created user.


Created user with: - admin or resource-admin roles. - Bash command line access.



Fix Information

The BIG-IP system now shows the correct bash prompt for admin and resource admin roles for created users on the bash command line.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

K10134038: F5 Bug Tracker Filter Names and Tips