Bug ID 701841: Unnecessary file recovery_db/conf.tar.gz consumes /var disk space

Last Modified: Sep 13, 2023

Affected Product(s):
BIG-IP ASM(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
12.1.2, 12.1.3,, 13.0.0, 13.0.0 HF1, 13.0.0 HF2, 13.0.0 HF3, 13.0.1, 13.1.0,,,

Fixed In:

Opened: Jan 14, 2018

Severity: 3-Major


A file, /ts/var/install/recovery_db/conf.tar.gz ,is saved unnecessarily during UCS file save, and consumes /var disk space.


The /var filesystem can become full; this may degrade system performance over time, and can eventually lead to traffic disruptions.


UCS file is saved.


Manually delete /ts/var/install/recovery_db/conf.tar.

Fix Information

Unnecessary file recovery_db/conf.tar.gz is no longer written.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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