Bug ID 560871: TMM crash when deleting several thousands of address-list objects with address-list references on VE using the command 'tmsh delete security firewall address-list all'.

Last Modified: Sep 13, 2023

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

Known Affected Versions:
12.1.0, 12.1.1, 12.1.2, 12.1.3, 12.1.3.1, 12.1.3.2, 12.1.3.3, 12.1.3.4, 12.1.3.5, 12.1.3.6, 12.1.3.7, 12.1.4, 12.1.4.1, 12.1.5, 12.1.5.1, 12.1.5.2, 12.1.5.3, 12.1.6

Fixed In:
13.0.0

Opened: Dec 03, 2015

Severity: 2-Critical

Symptoms

TMM crash when deleting several thousands of address-list objects with address-list references on VE using the command 'tmsh delete security firewall address-list all'.

Impact

Traffic disrupted while tmm restarts.

Conditions

1. This happens when there are a lot of address-lists to be deleted (3000 or more). 2. All the address lists need to be deleted in one shot using the command 'tmsh delete security firewall address-list all'.

Workaround

Delete the address-lists in batches.

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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