Bug ID 587266: Chassis Name and Type are blank in "tmsh show sys hardware"

Last Modified: Oct 06, 2020

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

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

Fixed In:

Opened: Apr 13, 2016
Severity: 4-Minor


As of BIG-IP v12.1.0, the output of the "tmsh show sys hardware" command includes the "Chassis Name" and "Chassis Type" fields under the "Chassis Information" section. On VIPRION blades, these fields report the Marketing Name and Platform ID of the VIPRION chassis in which the blade is installed. On BIG-IP appliances, the "Chassis Name" and "Chassis Type" fields are not populated.


Cosmetic. Non-applicable fields contain no information.


This affects the following BIG-IP appliances running BIG-IP v12.1.0 or later: BIG-IP 1600, 3600, 3900, 6900, 8900, 8950, 11000, 11050 BIG-IP 2000-/4000-series, 5000-/7000-series, 10000-/12000-series



Fix Information


Behavior Change