Bug ID 639193: BIG-IP devices configured with Manual Sync, deleting parent policy causes sync to fail.

Last Modified: Feb 26, 2019

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP AFM(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

Fixed In:
13.0.0, 12.1.2 HF1

Opened: Jan 13, 2017
Severity: 3-Major
Related AskF5 Article:
K03453591

Symptoms

In high availability (HA) environment where BIG-IP devices are configured for Manual Sync, deleting parent policy causes sync to fail.

Impact

Manual sync operation fails.

Conditions

This occurs when you delete the parent of a policy that was used as the parent of another policy. For example: 1. Clone Policy A and create Policy B. 2. Clone Policy B and create Policy C. 3. Delete Policy B.

Workaround

Use one of the following Workarounds: A. Enable automatic sync for HA configurations. B. Run the following commands: tmsh save sys config partitions all tmsh load sys config partitions all Sync

Fix Information

In HA environments containing BIG-IP devices configured for Manual Sync, deleting parent policy no longer causes sync to fail.

Behavior Change