Bug ID 639193: For HA BIG-IP devices, deleting parent policy causes sync to fail.

Last Modified: Nov 07, 2022

Affected Product(s):
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 Article: K03453591


In a high availability (HA) environment, deleting parent policy causes sync to fail.


Sync operation fails.


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.


Use the following Workaround: Run the following commands: tmsh save sys config partitions all tmsh load sys config partitions all Sync

Fix Information

In high availability (HA) environments, deleting parent policy no longer causes sync to fail.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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