Bug ID 707831: Improper blade insertion can cause kernel panic

Last Modified: May 23, 2019

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

Known Affected Versions:
13.0.0, 13.0.0 HF1, 13.0.0 HF2, 13.0.0 HF3, 13.0.1, 13.1.0, 13.1.0.1, 13.1.0.2, 13.1.0.3, 13.1.0.4, 13.1.0.5, 13.1.0.6, 13.1.0.7, 13.1.0.8, 13.1.1, 13.1.1.1, 13.1.1.2, 13.1.1.3, 13.1.1.4, 13.1.1.5, 14.0.0, 14.0.0.1, 14.0.0.2, 14.0.0.3, 14.0.0.4, 14.1.0, 14.1.0.1, 14.1.0.2, 14.1.0.3, 14.1.0.4, 14.1.0.5

Opened: Feb 24, 2018
Severity: 2-Critical

Symptoms

An improperly inserted blade might cause a kernel panic due to unstable power and signals.

Impact

Kernel panic or many other kinds of problems.

Conditions

Improper blade insertion.

Workaround

Reinsert the blade. Note: It is not possible to fix or handle unstable hardware signals caused by insecure contacts in the socket.

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change