Bug ID 501271: vCMP guest install Hotfix image from Host posts error

Last Modified: Mar 17, 2021

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, 11.6.0 HF6, 11.6.0 HF7, 11.6.0 HF8, 11.6.1, 11.6.1 HF1, 11.6.1 HF2, 11.6.2, 11.6.2 HF1, 11.6.3,,,,, 11.6.4, 11.6.5,,,

Fixed In:

Opened: Jan 15, 2015
Severity: 3-Major
Related AskF5 Article:


VCMP guest returns the error 'Major application error, please see logfile' when trying to install a hotfix to a vCMP guest if the hotfix ISO is stored in the vCMP host


Customers are unable to install host hotfix images from guest.


vCMP host and guest and host has a hotfix ISO to be installed at the guest.


From the vCMP guest, use tmsh to install hotfix images from host.

Fix Information

You can now use the vCMP guest to install hotfixes without error.

Behavior Change