Bug ID 561596: Hotfixes can optionally update FPS engine file

Last Modified: Nov 07, 2022

Bug Tracker

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

Known Affected Versions:
12.0.0, 12.0.0 HF1, 12.0.0 HF2, 12.0.0 HF3, 12.0.0 HF4, 13.0.0

Fixed In:
13.0.0 HF1

Opened: Dec 06, 2015
Severity: 3-Major


Previously, to receive a full solution that required changes on the FPS BIG-IP side and FPS client-side, both a hotfix and a live update were required.


No ability to opt in/out of engine and signature changes from the hotfix


FPS hotfix



Fix Information

Two new DB variables to enable/disabled taking update from hotfix: datasync.update_engine_from_factory datasync.update_signatures_from_factory

Behavior Change