Bug ID 495557: Ephemeral node health status may report as 'unknown' rather than the expected 'offline'

Last Modified: Apr 10, 2019

Bug Tracker

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

Known Affected Versions:
11.6.0, 11.6.0 HF1, 11.6.0 HF2, 11.6.0 HF3, 11.6.0 HF4, 11.6.0 HF5

Fixed In:
12.0.0, 11.6.0 HF6

Opened: Dec 09, 2014
Severity: 3-Major
Related AskF5 Article:
K17168

Symptoms

Ephemeral node health status may report as 'unknown' rather than the expected 'offline'.

Impact

Node may be in unknown status when it should be offline.

Conditions

Change the monitor rule on the node several times.

Workaround

Reset bigd.

Fix Information

Ephemeral node health status now reports 'offline' rather than 'unknown' in cases in which the monitor is offline.

Behavior Change