Bug ID 580602: Configuration containing LTM nodes with IPv6 link-local addresses fail to load.

Last Modified: Dec 14, 2018

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP LTM(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, 12.1.3.1, 12.1.3.2, 12.1.3.3, 12.1.3.4, 12.1.3.5, 12.1.3.6

Fixed In:
13.0.0, 12.1.3.7

Opened: Mar 15, 2016
Severity: 3-Major

Symptoms

As a result of a known issue a configuration containing LTM nodes with IPv6 link-local addresses may fail to load.

Impact

Configuration fails to load.

Conditions

Attempt to load a configuration containing a LTM node with a IPv6 link-local address.

Workaround

Use IPv6 global addresses instead.

Fix Information

The BIG-IP system now loads correctly a configuration containing a LTM node with a IPv6 linbk-local address.

Behavior Change