Last Modified: Sep 13, 2023
Known Affected Versions:
11.6.0, 11.6.1, 11.6.2, 11.6.3, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 11.6.4, 11.6.5, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 12.0.0, 12.0.0 HF1, 12.0.0 HF2, 12.0.0 HF3, 12.0.0 HF4
12.1.0 HF1, 12.1.0
Opened: Dec 30, 2015 Severity: 2-Critical Related Article:
Related Article: K12372003
Licensing a BIG-IP Virtual Edition (VE) from BIG-IQ, BIG-IQ can fail. The system posts the errors such as the following: -- In /var/log/ltm: Dossier error 16. -- In /var/log/restjavad: Dossier validation failed. error code: 5.
From BIG-IQ, the licensing operation will appear as a successful operation, however, BIG-IP VE will not be licensed.
This occurs when BIG-IQ is used to license the BIG-IP VE instance.
There is no workaround.
Licensing a BIG-IP Virtual Edition (VE) from BIG-IQ in OpenStack and/or KVM environments completes with success on BIG-IQ and BIG-IP.