Bug ID 587791: Set execute permission on /var/lib/waagent

Last Modified: Sep 13, 2023

Affected Product(s):
BIG-IP TMOS(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
12.0.0 HF1, 12.0.0 HF2, 12.0.0 HF3, 12.1.1 HF1, 12.1.1 HF2, 12.1.2 HF1, 12.1.2 HF2

Fixed In:
12.1.0 HF1, 12.0.0 HF4

Opened: Apr 14, 2016

Severity: 2-Critical


Due to recent changes of the build process /var/lib/waagent didn't have proper execute permission set. This caused failure in executing user custom scripts during deploying.


Custom scripts cannot be executed.


First deployment of VM in Azure, which requires executing custom scripts.



Fix Information

Properly set execute permissions to /var/lib/waagent directory.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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