Bug ID 627506: Unable to change management-ip address

Last Modified: May 29, 2024

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

Known Affected Versions:
13.0.0, 13.0.0 HF1, 13.0.0 HF2, 13.0.0 HF3, 13.0.1, 13.1.0,,,,,,,,, 13.1.1,,,,, 13.1.3,,,,,,, 13.1.4,, 13.1.5,, 14.0.0,,,,,, 14.0.1,

Opened: Nov 08, 2016

Severity: 4-Minor


After the management-ip address is changed, the BIG-IP system continues to use the old management-ip address. You might see the following error in /var/log/ltm: -- warning chmand[6584]: 012a0004:4: mcp_admin_ip_remove, delMgmtAddr() catch exception: Network Socket: Open Error [No such device], possibly nonexistent.


Unable to change management-ip address. After changing the management-ip, the old address will continue to be listed.


Running on platforms that use eth0 interface for management traffic. To determine whether the platform you have uses the eth0 interface for management traffic, run following command: ifconfig eth0.


Save the change and reboot the system. After the changes have been saved, they will be applied after the unit is rebooted.

Fix Information


Behavior Change

Guides & references

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