Bug ID 775869: Route Advertisement not enabled for related virtual address after listener is created with route advertisement enabled

Last Modified: Oct 16, 2023

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

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

Opened: Apr 23, 2019

Severity: 3-Major


When you use tmsh to create a GTM listener with 'advertise' set to 'yes', the corresponding virtual address that is created will have the route-advertisement setting set to disabled.


Unexpected configuration for virtual address.


-- Using tmsh to create a GTM listener. -- 'advertise' is set to 'yes'.


You can use either of the following workarounds: -- Use tmsh to disable and enable the 'advertise' option in GTM listener using the following sequence of commands: modify gtm listener ratest2 advertise no modify gtm listener ratest2 advertise yes -- Use the GUI to modify the listener and enable the 'advertise' option.

Fix Information


Behavior Change

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