Bug ID 514651: db variable to disable rate-tracker

Last Modified: Oct 06, 2020

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Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP AFM(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

Fixed In:
11.5.2 HF1

Opened: Mar 26, 2015
Severity: 2-Critical


Rate-tracker can't be disabled.


If you want to disable rate-tracker you are unable to do so.


Internal F5 testing determined certain use cases had rate-tracker enabled when expecting the ability to disable the functionality.



Fix Information

Added db variable (dos.globalsflimit) to disable rate-tracker.

Behavior Change