Bug ID 744956: High disk utilization when unused files or file objects grow in the file store folder

Last Modified: Jan 10, 2023

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

Known Affected Versions:
13.1.0,,,,,,,,, 13.1.1,,,,, 13.1.3,,,,,,, 13.1.4,, 13.1.5,

Opened: Sep 24, 2018

Severity: 3-Major


When duplicate file store objects are created in the filestore folder, this results in high disk space utilization.


Duplicate file objects may be created in /config/filestore/files_d. Hard disk utilization increases.


-- Create an LTM virtual profile and save the configuration. -- Delete the profile -- The same profiles are created shortly thereafter -- Mcpd is restarted


Identify the duplicate file store objects which are not in use and delete them.

Fix Information


Behavior Change

Guides & references

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