Bug ID 690909: Deleting a self IP address used as the discovery address returns an error with incorrect mitigation

Last Modified: Jul 12, 2023

Affected Product(s):
BIG-IQ System User Interface(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
5.1.0, 5.2.0, 5.3.0

Opened: Oct 26, 2017

Severity: 4-Minor


If you try to delete a self IP address that was specified as the discovery address, BIG-IQ returns an error message with incorrect instructions about how to resolve the issue.


The message could cause confusion on how to address the issue.


1. Configure BIG-IQ to use a self IP as the discovery address. 2. Try to delete the self IP.


You are unable to update the discovery address when using the setup utility.

Fix Information


Behavior Change

Guides & references

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