Last Modified: Nov 07, 2022
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BIG-IP Install/Upgrade, TMOS
Known Affected Versions:
13.1.0, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 13.1.1, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 14.0.0, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, 14.0.1, 220.127.116.11
Opened: Jun 07, 2018
Kernel panic at boot time with specific message similar to the following: mdadm: Devices UUID-<...> and UUID-<...> have the same name: /dev/md<X>.
The downgraded v14.0.0 or earlier version does not boot.
-- System is a RAID platform, with an an earlier style RAID configuration such as the following: + 10000s / 10200v + 10050s / 10250v + 10055s / 10255v -- System has been upgraded through v14.1.0 and then downgraded to v14.0.0 or earlier. Note: For RAID platforms such as i15600 / i15800 and newer, this is not an issue.
To downgrade, boot and install the desired software version from external media.
The duplicate device error no longer occurs during installation; the failure no longer occurs.