Bug ID 578334: Policy Import (REST, inline XML import) in HA pair (CMI) fails on the peer device, remaining with a stub (default) policy.

Last Modified: Oct 01, 2018

Bug Tracker

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

Known Affected Versions:
11.6.0, 11.6.0 HF1, 11.6.0 HF2, 11.6.0 HF3, 11.6.0 HF4, 11.6.0 HF5, 11.6.0 HF6, 11.6.0 HF7, 11.6.0 HF8, 11.6.1, 12.0.0, 12.0.0 HF1, 12.0.0 HF2, 12.0.0 HF3, 12.0.0 HF4

Fixed In:
12.1.0, 11.6.1 HF1

Opened: Mar 07, 2016
Severity: 2-Critical

Symptoms

These errors are visible in asm log: -------------------- Mar 3 20:18:33 Bip_102 crit g_server.pl[29381]: 01310027:2: ASM subsystem error (asm_config_server.pl,F5::ImportExportPolicy::Base::fatal_error): no such file '/ts/var/sync/admin~t6jsI8OQtyjKrbs2Djpjng' Mar 3 20:18:33 Bip_102 info perl[29340]: 01310053:6: ASMConfig change: Import Policy Task Import Policy Task (1457029113.860000) [update]: Status was set to FAILURE. End Time was set to 1457029114. Message was set to Exported policy file not found!.. { audit: username = admin, client IP = 172.18.185.226 } -------------------- The policy created on the peer device is a stub - default policy.

Impact

Policy Import (REST, inline XML import) in HA pair (CMI) fails on the peer device, remaining with a stub (default) policy on the peer device.

Conditions

ASM provisioned HA pair (CMI) Policy Import (REST, inline XML import)

Workaround

n/a

Fix Information

We have fixed the import/export mechanism on HA pair (CMI).

Behavior Change