Bug ID 501702: An snmpbulkget request addressed to a TMM interface can fail if the response is too long

Last Modified: Nov 22, 2021

Bug Tracker

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

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Fixed In:

Opened: Jan 19, 2015
Severity: 3-Major


If an snmpbulkget request is issued to an interface other than the management interface then, it is possible that the UDP response packet may be too long and have a transmission error when exiting the BIG-IP.


A failed snmpbulkget request/response sequence.


A long snmpbulkget response returned through a non-management interface on the BIG-IP.


Issue an snmpwalk request instead.

Fix Information

The issue was caused by a problem with UDP fragmentation and the issue has been fixed.

Behavior Change