Bug ID 622199: sys-icheck reports error with /var/lib/waagent

Last Modified: Sep 13, 2023

Affected Product(s):
BIG-IP MA-VE(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
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

Opened: Oct 12, 2016

Severity: 3-Major


On Azure cloud, running sys-icheck may report an error with /var/lib/waagent. On BIG-IP version 12.0.0: ERROR: ....L.... /var/lib/waagent L - readLink(2) path mismatch On BIG-IP version 12.1.0 and 12.1.1: ERROR: .M....... /var/lib/waagent M - Mode differs (includes permissions and file type)


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.



Fix Information

Fixed an issue with waagent that was causing sys-icheck to fail.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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