Bug ID 816277: Extremely long nameserver name causes GUI Error

Last Modified: Jan 06, 2023

Bug Tracker

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

Known Affected Versions:
13.1.0,,,,,,,,, 13.1.1,,,,, 13.1.3,,,,,,, 13.1.4,, 14.1.0,,,,,, 14.1.2,,,,,,,,, 14.1.3,, 14.1.4,,,, 15.1.0,,,,,, 15.1.1, 15.1.2,, 15.1.3,, 15.1.4,, 15.1.5,, 15.1.6,, 15.1.7, 15.1.8,

Fixed In:
16.0.0,, 13.1.5

Opened: Aug 20, 2019
Severity: 4-Minor


Extremely long nameserver and tsig key name gives an error in the GUI while viewing: -- Bad Request. Your browser sent a request that this server could not understand. -- Request-URI Too Long. The requested URL's length exceeds the capacity limit for this server.


The GUI reports an error when you try to view them. Youa re unable to view nameserver and tsig keys having extremely long names.


When nameserver and tsig key name length exceeds 3300 characters.


Create nameserver and tsig keys with shorter names, preferably fewer than 255 characters.

Fix Information

Nameserver and tsig key names are now validated, so this error no longer occurs.

Behavior Change