Bug ID 715548: NSH context is not preseved in the SFF while traversing a non-NSH aware SF

Last Modified: Nov 22, 2021

Bug Tracker

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

Known Affected Versions:
14.1.0, 14.1.0.1, 14.1.0.2, 14.1.0.3, 14.1.0.5, 14.1.0.6, 14.1.2, 14.1.2.1, 14.1.2.2, 14.1.2.3, 14.1.2.4, 14.1.2.5, 14.1.2.6, 14.1.2.7, 14.1.2.8, 14.1.3, 14.1.3.1, 14.1.4, 14.1.4.1, 14.1.4.2, 14.1.4.3, 14.1.4.4

Fixed In:
15.0.0

Opened: Apr 17, 2018
Severity: 3-Major

Symptoms

A packet forwarded by a Service Function Forwarder (SFF) after being received from a non-Network Service Header (NSH) aware Service Function (SF), will not contain NSH context.

Impact

Loss of service dependent on content in a NSH context.

Conditions

Traffic going through a Service Function Chain (SFC) containing an F5 SFF subtending a non-NSH aware SF.

Workaround

There is no workaround at this time.

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change