Bug ID 564524: Cron logs hourly email failure messages.

Last Modified: Nov 07, 2022

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

Known Affected Versions:
12.0.0, 12.0.0 HF1, 12.0.0 HF2, 12.0.0 HF3, 12.0.0 HF4, 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, 13.0.0, 13.0.0 HF1, 13.0.0 HF2, 13.0.0 HF3, 13.0.1

Fixed In:

Opened: Dec 23, 2015
Severity: 3-Major
Related Article:


Cron logs hourly email failure messages. When mailhub is configured, sends hourly email notifications containing the following message: Reports scheduling should not run on a machine with a failover state of inactive or standby at /usr/share/avr/bin/run_scheduled_reports.pl line 23.


Log/email spam.


Device is in standby or disabled.


To avoid mail delivery attempts, change the third line of '/etc/cron.d/0hourly' to MAILTO="" .

Fix Information

System no longer sends hourly reports when device is in standby or disabled.

Behavior Change