Bug ID 784981: Modifying 'local-ip' for a remote syslog requires restarting syslog-ng

Last Modified: Aug 08, 2019

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP LTM(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, 13.1.1.5, 13.1.3

Opened: May 22, 2019
Severity: 4-Minor

Symptoms

Modified the local IP address takes effect only after restart of the syslog-ng.

Impact

Change does not occur until you reboot or restart syslog-ng.

Conditions

-- Configure the remote syslogs and allow some time to pass. -- Change the local IP address.

Workaround

To cause the change to occur, restart syslog-ng: bigstart restart syslog-ng

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change