Bug ID 601309: Locator LED no longer persists across reboots

Last Modified: Sep 13, 2023

Affected Product(s):
BIG-IP TMOS(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:
12.1.1 HF2

Opened: Jun 24, 2016

Severity: 4-Minor


The Locator LED (blinking F5 logo ball) state could be retained across reboots if the TMSH config was saved. The intended behavior is to default to disabled on reboot.


i5600, i5800, i7600, i7800, i10600, and i10800 appliances


Setting the Locator to "enabled" via either the LCD or TMSH, then saving the TMSH config.


Disable the Locator LED and save the TMSH config

Fix Information

Fixed Locator LED state persisting through reboots

Behavior Change

Guides & references

K10134038: F5 Bug Tracker Filter Names and Tips