Bug ID 760234: Configuring Advanced shell for Resource Administrator User has no effect

Last Modified: Sep 13, 2023

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

Known Affected Versions:
11.5.9, 11.5.10, 11.6.4, 11.6.5,,,,, 12.1.5,,,, 13.1.3,,,,,,, 13.1.4,, 13.1.5,,,,, 14.1.2,,, 15.0.0, 15.0.1,,,

Fixed In:

Opened: Mar 01, 2019

Severity: 3-Major


Advanced shell is present in the Terminal Access dropdown list when creating a Resource Administrator User, but the functionality is not available.


There is no warning message, but the setting has no effect. Gives the false impression that you can configure a Resource Administrator User to have Advanced shell access when the role does not support it.


Configuring Advanced shell for Resource Administrator User.



Fix Information

The Advanced shell option is no longer present in the Resource Administrator User Terminal Access dropdown list.

Behavior Change

Resource Administrator User can no longer select Advanced shell. The option has been removed from the dropdown list in the GUI for the Resource Administrator User.

Guides & references

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