Bug ID 802381: Localdb authentication fails

Last Modified: Jul 12, 2023

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

Known Affected Versions:
14.0.0,,,,,, 14.0.1,, 14.1.0,,,,,, 14.1.2,,,,,,,,, 14.1.3,, 14.1.4,,,,, 15.0.0, 15.0.1,,

Fixed In:

Opened: Jul 03, 2019

Severity: 3-Major


In Active / Standby setup, user authentication fails after failover occurs.


APM end users are unable to authenticate.


-- APM configured in Active / Standby setup. -- Per-session policy configured with Localdb Auth . -- Failover occurs.


Restart localdbmgr on the new active device, using the following command: # bigstart restart localdbmgr

Fix Information

In Active / Standby setup, user authentication no longer fails after failover occurs, so APM end users are able to authenticate.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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