Bug ID 597978: GARPs may be transmitted by active going offline

Last Modified: Sep 13, 2023

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

Known Affected Versions:
11.5.3, 11.5.4, 11.6.0, 11.6.1, 12.0.0, 12.0.0 HF1, 12.1.0 HF1, 12.0.0 HF2, 12.1.0 HF2, 12.0.0 HF3, 12.0.0 HF4, 12.1.1 HF1, 12.1.1 HF2, 12.1.2 HF1, 12.1.2 HF2, 12.1.0, 12.1.1

Fixed In:
13.0.0, 12.1.2, 11.6.2, 11.5.5

Opened: Jun 08, 2016

Severity: 2-Critical

Symptoms

GARPs may be transmitted by the active when going offline. As the standby which takes over for the active will also transmit GARPs, it is not expected that this will cause impact.

Impact

It is not expected that this will cause any impact.

Conditions

Multiple traffic-groups configured and active goes offline.

Workaround

Make the unit standby before forcing offline.

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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