Bug ID 767689: f5optics_install using different versions of RPM

Last Modified: May 23, 2019

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP Install/Upgrade(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
14.1.0, 14.1.0.1, 14.1.0.2, 14.1.0.3, 14.1.0.4, 14.1.0.5

Fixed In:
15.0.0

Opened: Apr 02, 2019
Severity: 2-Critical

Symptoms

Symptoms have only been observed in one case: A bare metal install to BIG-IP 14.1.0. In this case a messages indicating the RPM database under /shared is corrupted.

Impact

The /shared/lib/rpm database needs to be recreated and f5optics manually installed.

Conditions

Bare metal installation via PXE boot or USB install.

Workaround

Recreate the /shared/lib/rpm database and manually install f5optics.

Fix Information

With these changes, the corruption of the /shared/lib/rpm database is no longer observed.

Behavior Change