Bug ID 815825: BIG-IP may not create a listener object after TMM restarts or the system reboots

Last Modified: Nov 07, 2022

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

Known Affected Versions:
13.1.0,,,,,,,,, 13.1.1,,,,, 13.1.3,,,,,,, 13.1.4,, 13.1.5,, 14.0.0,,,,,, 14.0.1,

Opened: Aug 19, 2019
Severity: 3-Major


After a reboot or TMM restart, system may fail to create a listener object for configured virtual servers. Depending on the configuration: -- The BIG-IP system may stop responding to ARP requests for configured virtual servers. -- The BIG-IP system may reject traffic for configured virtual servers with [F5RST: No local listener], or drop it silently if tm.rejectunmatched is set to false.


Unable to establish connections to the affected virtual server.


-- LTM policy with external datagroup configured on virtual server. -- Reboot or TMM restart.


Delete and re-add the affected virtual-server.

Fix Information


Behavior Change