Bug ID 491791: GET on non-existent pool members does not show error

Last Modified: Oct 06, 2020

Bug Tracker

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

Known Affected Versions:
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: Nov 19, 2014
Severity: 3-Major
Related AskF5 Article:
K16170

Symptoms

Performing a GET on nonexistent pool members does not show an error.

Impact

The returned response typically indicates an almost-empty resource instead of a not-found error.

Conditions

This occurs when using iControl REST with nonexistent pool members.

Workaround

Use members GET for all members and iterate through the items returned to determine if a pool member exists.

Fix Information

Performing a GET on nonexistent pool members now shows an error when using iControl REST with nonexistent pool members.

Behavior Change