Bug ID 803457: SNMP custom stats cannot access iStats

Last Modified: Jul 21, 2021

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP TMOS(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
14.1.0, 14.1.0.1, 14.1.0.2, 14.1.0.3, 14.1.0.5, 14.1.0.6, 14.1.2, 14.1.2.1, 14.1.2.2, 14.1.2.3, 14.1.2.4, 14.1.2.5, 14.1.2.6, 14.1.2.7, 14.1.2.8, 14.1.3, 14.1.3.1, 14.1.4, 14.1.4.1, 14.1.4.2, 14.1.4.3, 15.0.0, 15.0.1, 15.0.1.1, 15.0.1.2, 15.0.1.3, 15.0.1.4, 15.1.0, 15.1.0.1, 15.1.0.2, 15.1.0.3, 15.1.0.4, 15.1.0.5, 15.1.1, 15.1.2, 15.1.2.1, 15.1.3, 15.1.3.1

Opened: Jul 09, 2019
Severity: 3-Major

Symptoms

While doing an snmpwalk, you encounter the following error: -- tcl callback Default return string: istats: tmstat_open_read: open: /var/tmstat/istats: Permission denied. -- istats: tmstat_read: open: /var/tmstat/istats: Permission denied. -- ERROR opening iStats read segment '/var/tmstat/istats': Permission denied.

Impact

iStats cannot be accessed through SNMP and generates an error.

Conditions

This occurs when using SNMP to access iStats.

Workaround

None.

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change