Bug ID 737813: BIG-IP is unable to send statistics to BIG-IQ DCD node using IPv6 address

Last Modified: Feb 11, 2019

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP AVR, BIG-IQ(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
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

Fixed In:
14.1.0, 13.1.1.4

Opened: Jul 22, 2018
Severity: 2-Critical

Symptoms

When IPv6 is used for transfer data from BIG-IP to BIG-IQ DCD nodes - no traffic arrive to the BIG-IQ.

Impact

No statistics from BIG-IPs collected.

Conditions

DCD node uses IPv6 interface for collecting data from BIG-IP-s. BIG-IP is registered on BIG-IQ as "BIG-IP device" the regular way (not necessary via IPv6 management interface).

Workaround

Use IPv4 address instead.

Fix Information

A bug is fixed in the code that interprets IPv6 addresses in BIG-IP avrd

Behavior Change