Bug ID 697904: GUI does not show Device names with <> properly.

Last Modified: Nov 07, 2022

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP TMOS(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
11.6.0, 11.6.0 HF1, 11.6.0 HF2, 11.6.0 HF3, 11.6.0 HF4, 11.6.0 HF5, 11.6.0 HF6, 11.6.0 HF7, 11.6.0 HF8, 11.6.1, 11.6.1 HF1, 11.6.1 HF2, 11.6.2, 11.6.2 HF1

Fixed In:

Opened: Dec 07, 2017
Severity: 4-Minor


When the Device Name has <> (left and right angle brackets) in the name, the GUI does not show the name properly.


User is unable to see the device name in the GUI.


Device Name contains <> characters.


Use tmsh to see the device name.

Fix Information

Enable the GUI to show device name with <> characters.

Behavior Change