Bug ID 642211: Warning logged when GENERICMESSAGE::message drop iRule command used

Last Modified: Oct 06, 2020

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP LTM(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, 12.1.2 HF1, 12.1.2 HF2, 12.1.3,,,,,,,, 12.1.4,, 12.1.5, 13.0.0

Fixed In:
13.1.0, 13.0.0 HF1,

Opened: Jan 30, 2017
Severity: 3-Major


When submitting an iRule script using GENERICMESSAGE::message drop iRule command, a warning message is returned.


A warning message is returned.


This occurs when saving an iRule that contains GENERICMESSAGE::message drop.



Fix Information

iRule validation was improved to allow GENERICMESSAGE::message drop commands.

Behavior Change