Bug ID 654146: User enforcement data is lost after upgrade

Last Modified: Apr 01, 2021

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP FPS, Install/Upgrade(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
13.1.0,,,,,,,,, 13.1.1,,,,, 13.1.3,,,,,,, 14.0.0,,,,,, 14.0.1,, 14.1.0,,,,,, 14.1.2,,,,,,,,, 14.1.3,, 14.1.4,, 15.0.0, 15.0.1,,,,

Opened: Mar 29, 2017
Severity: 3-Major


User enforcement data is lost after upgrading.


user-enforcement data is lost


-- User-enforcement table that contains content. -- Upgrade the BIG-IP system.


1. Before upgrading, save /var/fps/users.dat to a persistent location, for example, the /shared/tmp directory. 2. Upgrade the BIG-IP system 3. Run the following command: bigstart stop fpuserd 4. Copy the saved users file back to /var/fps/users.dat.

Fix Information


Behavior Change