Bug ID 646768: VCMP Guest CM device name not set to hostname

Last Modified: Apr 10, 2019

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP All(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, 12.1.3.1, 12.1.3.2, 12.1.3.3, 12.1.3.4, 12.1.3.5, 12.1.3.6, 12.1.3.7, 12.1.4, 12.1.4.1, 13.0.0, 13.0.0 HF1, 13.0.0 HF2, 13.0.0 HF3, 13.0.1

Opened: Feb 22, 2017
Severity: 3-Major
Related AskF5 Article:
K71255118

Symptoms

The CM device name for the device is not set to the hostname.

Impact

The name of the CM device for the guest will intermittently be BIG-IP1.

Conditions

-- If the host is running a BIG-IP version older than v11.6.0 and the guest is running BIG-IP version v11.6.0 or newer. -- If the host is running BIG-IP version v11.6.0 or newer and the guest is running a BIG-IP version older than v11.6.0.

Workaround

Edit the BIG-IP_base.conf and change the guest's CM device's name to the hostname and load the config.

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change