Bug ID 719030: IPv6 address is not set in the GUI if IPv4 is set to automatic (dhcp)

Last Modified: Jan 20, 2023

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Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP TMOS(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, 14.1.4.5, 14.1.4.6, 14.1.5, 14.1.5.1, 14.1.5.2, 14.1.5.3

Fixed In:
15.0.0

Opened: May 08, 2018
Severity: 3-Major

Symptoms

When IPv6 is set to manual and IPv4 is set to automatic (dhcp) address allocation, a static IPv6 address triggers an error in the GUI: "The format for the address at Mgmt Port IPV6 is invalid. To change the format of an existing IP address, edit the field and click Update"

Impact

The GUI throws an error if you manually set the IPv6 address.

Conditions

IPv4 management config is set to automatic (dhcp) while IPv6 is set to manual.

Workaround

Configure through tmsh.

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change