Bug ID 750200: DHCP requests are not sent to all DHCP servers in the pool when the BIG-IP system is in DHCP Relay mode

Last Modified: Feb 28, 2019

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP LTM, PEM(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
13.1.0,,,,,,,,, 13.1.1,,,,, 14.0.0,,,,, 14.1.0,

Fixed In:

Opened: Nov 15, 2018
Severity: 3-Major


DHCP requests from the client are sent only to the first member in the DHCP server pool.


- DHCP server load balancing is not achieved. - If the first DHCP server in the DHCP server pool does not respond or is unreachable, the DHCP client will not be assigned an IP address.


- BIG-IP system configured as a DHCP Relay. - DHCP server pool contains more than one DHCP server.



Fix Information


Behavior Change