Bug ID 782157: Cannot save UCS with a passphrase when unused EPSEC files are available

Last Modified: Jul 12, 2023

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

Known Affected Versions:
13.1.0,,,,,,,,, 13.1.1,,,,, 13.1.3,,,,,,, 13.1.4,, 13.1.5,

Opened: May 15, 2019

Severity: 3-Major


Error during config save: Unexpected Error: UCS saving process failed.


The save operation fails with the following error: Saving active configuration... /var/tmp/configsync.spec: Error creating package WARNING:There are error(s) during saving. Not everything was saved. Be very careful when using this saved file! Error creating package Error during config save. Unexpected Error: UCS saving process failed.


-- Unused EPSEC files files exist in: /config/filestore/files_d/Common_d/epsec_package_d/ -- Try to save UCS file using passphrase. -- Issue the command: tmsh save /sys ucs /var/tmp/MyUCS.ucs passphrase password


Delete unused EPSEC files, UCS gets saved successfully.

Fix Information


Behavior Change

Guides & references

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