Bug ID 606035: csyncd crash

Last Modified: Nov 07, 2022

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

Known Affected Versions:
12.1.0, 12.1.0 HF1, 12.1.0 HF2, 12.1.1, 12.1.1 HF1, 12.1.1 HF2, 12.1.2, 12.1.2 HF1, 12.1.2 HF2, 12.1.3, 12.1.3.1, 12.1.3.2, 12.1.3.3, 12.1.3.4, 12.1.3.5, 12.1.3.6, 12.1.3.7

Fixed In:
13.0.0, 12.1.4

Opened: Jul 20, 2016
Severity: 2-Critical

Symptoms

csyncd crashes and dumps core under certain conditions. You might see messages such as the following: emerg logger: Re-starting csyncd.

Impact

csyncd will crash and dump core. csyncd retarts continuously.

Conditions

csyncd handles filenames that contain certain exotic characters or symbols, or files with very long filenames.

Workaround

None.

Fix Information

csyncd now handles filenames that contain certain exotic characters or symbols, and files with very long filenames.

Behavior Change