Bug ID 828873: Unable to successfully deploy BIG-IP 15.0.0 on Nutanix AHV Hypervisor

Last Modified: Jan 20, 2023

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Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP LTM(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, 14.1.4.4, 14.1.4.5, 14.1.4.6, 14.1.5, 14.1.5.1, 14.1.5.2, 14.1.5.3, 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

Fixed In:
16.0.0, 15.1.0.2

Opened: Sep 19, 2019
Severity: 3-Major

Symptoms

In the deployment of BIG-IP 15.0.0 on Nutanix AHV Hypervisor, f5-label service is failing with inappropriate input device error.

Impact

Deployment of BIG-IP v15.0.0 is not stable to log into GUI or terminal on Nutanix AHV Hypervisor.

Conditions

Deployment of BIG-IP v15.0.0 on Nutanix AHV Hypervisor.

Workaround

Steps: 1. Mount the drive: mount -o rw,remount /usr 2. Add a comment below the line in the '/usr/lib/systemd/system/f5-label.service' service file: #StandardInput=tty 3. Reload the daemon: systemctl daemon-reload 4. Restart the service: systemctl restart f5-label

Fix Information

The I/O device has been changed to the default input device '/dev/null' to resolve the issue.

Behavior Change