Bug ID 542139: TMSH does not support modify commands for GTM/BIG-IP DNS topology

Last Modified: Nov 07, 2022

Affected Product(s):
BIG-IP GTM(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, 11.5.2 HF1, 11.5.3, 11.5.3 HF1, 11.5.3 HF2, 11.5.4, 11.5.4 HF1, 11.5.4 HF2, 11.5.4 HF3, 11.5.4 HF4, 11.5.5, 11.5.6, 11.5.7, 11.5.8, 11.5.9

Fixed In:

Opened: Aug 27, 2015

Severity: 3-Major


Cannot modify existing GTM/BIG-IP DNS topology entries. You must delete and recreate an entry if a change is needed. This also means that iControl REST PUT and PATCH commands do not function for GTM/BIG-IP DNS topology entries.


Cannot change the existing GTM/BIG-IP DNS topology entry via tmsh or iControl REST. You must delete it and recreate it as needed.


GTM/BIG-IP DNS topology entry that user wants to modify.


Delete the GTM/BIG-IP DNS topology entry and recreate it with the new settings as needed.

Fix Information

TMSH now supports modify commands for GTM/BIG-IP DNS topology.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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