Bug ID 666287: Hostname may change when booting into new slot when management-dhcp is configured

Last Modified: Dec 20, 2018

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP TMOS(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

Opened: May 24, 2017
Severity: 3-Major

Symptoms

The hostname is changed after booting into new slot.

Impact

Hostname may be different from configured value.

Conditions

- Management DHCP is configured and request-options does not include hostname. - First boot into slot where the configuration is copied. - DHCP server lease includes hostname.

Workaround

Re-load the configuration to restore the hostname.

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change