Bug ID 651713: Passive mode and untagged frames

Last Modified: Oct 17, 2023

Affected Product(s):
BIG-IP All(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,

Opened: Mar 16, 2017

Severity: 3-Major


When port is configured in passive mode, to handle untagged frames, the system requires a VLAN to be configured on the system.


Must define a VLAN to process untagged data received on port operating in Passive mode. Might impact system performance.


-- When port is operating in passive mode. -- Handling untagged frames.


Use the following procedure: 1. Create a VLAN. 2. Assign passive mode port as an untagged member of the VLAN.

Fix Information


Behavior Change

Guides & references

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