Bug ID 603479: "ASM starting" while it's already running, causing the restart of all ASM daemons

Last Modified: Nov 07, 2022

Bug Tracker

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

Known Affected Versions:
11.6.0, 11.6.0 HF1, 11.6.0 HF2, 11.6.0 HF3, 11.6.0 HF4, 11.6.0 HF5, 11.6.0 HF6, 11.6.0 HF7, 11.6.0 HF8, 11.6.1, 11.6.1 HF1

Fixed In:
13.0.0, 11.6.1 HF2

Opened: Jul 07, 2016
Severity: 3-Major


ASM daemons suddenly restart, w/ the message "ASM Starting" in '/var/log/asm', while ASM is already running and without ASM stopping first.


ASM daemons restart





Fix Information

We have prevented the ASM start script from being executed if it is already running. Thus, preventing the possibility of a spurious ASM Start while it's already running.

Behavior Change