Bug ID 622194: sys-icheck reports error with ssh_host_rsa_key

Last Modified: Nov 07, 2022

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP MA-VE(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

Fixed In:
13.0.0, 12.1.2

Opened: Oct 12, 2016
Severity: 3-Major


On Azure cloud, running sys-icheck may report an error with /config/ssh/ssh_host_rsa_key and ssh_host_rsa_key.pub ERROR: SM5...... /config/ssh/ssh_host_rsa_key ERROR: SM5...... /config/ssh/ssh_host_rsa_key.pub


sys-icheck utility indicates an error. The sys-icheck utility is used to find file system changes that have occurred since initial installation and provide information about their status.


This occurs on BIG-IP running on Azure cloud when running the sys-icheck utility.



Fix Information

Fixed an issue with ssh_host_rsa_key and ssh_host_rsa_key.pub that was causing sys-icheck to generate an error.

Behavior Change