Bug ID 624351: Automatically removing leading and trailing spaces.

Last Modified: Sep 13, 2023

Affected Product(s):
BIG-IP LTM(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
11.5.2, 11.5.3, 11.5.4, 11.5.5, 11.5.6, 11.5.7, 11.5.8, 11.5.9, 11.5.10, 11.6.0, 11.6.1, 11.6.2, 11.6.3,,,,, 11.6.4, 11.6.5,,,

Opened: Oct 21, 2016

Severity: 3-Major


The GUI automatically removes leading and trailing spaces.


String fields created using the GUI have their leading and trailing spaces removed.


This occurs for any string field, for example, it might occur for datagroup strings that contain leading or trailing spaces.


Use tmsh if a string field needs to have a leading or trailing space.

Fix Information


Behavior Change

Guides & references

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