Bug ID 547739: 'mkdisk' fails on Fedora 22

Last Modified: Oct 16, 2023

Affected Product(s):
BIG-IP TMOS(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
12.0.0, 12.0.0 HF1, 12.1.0 HF1, 12.0.0 HF2, 12.1.0 HF2, 12.0.0 HF3, 12.0.0 HF4, 12.1.1 HF1, 12.1.1 HF2, 12.1.2 HF1, 12.1.2 HF2

Fixed In:

Opened: Sep 23, 2015

Severity: 3-Major


When the 'mkdisk' utility is attempting to use 'sfdisk' to create a partition table, it fails with the error ""Start sector 0 out of range""


User cannot create bootable device for software installation


Host system is Fedora 22


Use an older/alternate version of Linux

Fix Information

The utility has been enhanced to operate correctly under Fedora 22

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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