Bug ID 494088: APD or APMD should not assert when it can do more by logging error message before exiting.

Last Modified: Oct 06, 2020

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

Known Affected Versions:
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, 11.5.10, 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, 11.4.1 HF9

Opened: Dec 03, 2014
Severity: 3-Major
Related AskF5 Article:


APD or APMD asserts and exits without logging error messages to aid in debugging the error.


Restarting of APD, APMD and core file.


In some rare situation apmd (for example, access 'profile not found', failure in 'loading policy object'), APD, APMD assert. This results in dumping core.



Fix Information

Now, in some rare situations where previously APD or APMD would assert, the system logs proper error messages before exiting. This results in restarting APD or APMD.

Behavior Change