Bug ID 522268: hostagentd memory leak on VCMP hosts

Last Modified: Nov 07, 2022

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP vCMP(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

Fixed In:
12.0.0, 12.0.0, 11.6.1 HF2

Opened: May 08, 2015
Severity: 2-Critical


hostagentd may leak memory on BIG-IPs with VCMP provisioned.


hostagentd will grow to consume all available host memory, which may eventually affect other services and overall system performance.


VCMP provisioned with VCMP guests deployed.



Fix Information

This release resolves the memory leak that occurred when publishing VCMP host statistics to guests.

Behavior Change