Bug ID 554462: Tagged VLAN for SR-IOV NICs in BIG-IP VE (guest vlan tagging) does not work

Last Modified: Dec 28, 2022

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

Known Affected Versions:
12.1.0, 12.1.0 HF1, 12.1.0 HF2, 12.1.1, 12.1.1 HF1, 12.1.1 HF2, 12.1.2, 12.1.2 HF1, 12.1.2 HF2, 12.1.3,,,,,,,, 12.1.4,, 12.1.5,,,, 12.1.6

Fixed In:

Opened: Oct 27, 2015
Severity: 3-Major
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Ping to/from the BIG-IP system does not work if guest VLAN tagging (tagged interface in Virtual Edition (VE) config) is used for BIG-IP systems with SR-IOV NICs.


No traffic will pass through the BIG-IP system.


Interfaces are SR-IOV VFs and tagged in the BIG-IP system config.


Use VLAN tagging in the host.

Fix Information

Tagged VLAN for SR-IOV NICs works for BIG-IP VE.

Behavior Change