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: Jun 20, 2019

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Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP LTM, PEM(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, 13.1.1.4, 14.0.0, 14.0.0.1, 14.0.0.2, 14.0.0.3, 14.0.0.4, 14.0.0.5, 14.1.0, 14.1.0.1

Fixed In:
15.0.0, 14.1.0.2, 13.1.1.5

Opened: Nov 15, 2018
Severity: 3-Major

Symptoms

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

Impact

- 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.

Conditions

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

Workaround

None.

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change