Bug ID 718033: REST calls fail after installing BIG-IP software or changing admin passwords

Last Modified: Nov 07, 2022

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

Known Affected Versions:
14.0.0,,,,,, 14.0.1,

Fixed In:

Opened: May 02, 2018

Severity: 1-Blocking


After installing the latest BIG-IP software, or changing the BIG-IP admin passwords once or twice, REST calls might fail with the following error: 400 - Bad Request.


REST calls or GUI operations fail to work. Get errors on screen.


The conditions under which this occurs are not well understood. The issue occurs randomly, and is likely the result of a timing issue.


Run the following command on the BIG-IP system: $ bigstart restart restjavad

Fix Information


Behavior Change

Guides & references

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