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

Last Modified: Sep 14, 2023

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

Known Affected Versions:
14.1.0,,,,,, 14.1.2,,,,,,,,, 14.1.3,, 14.1.4,,,,,,, 14.1.5,,,,,, 15.0.0, 15.0.1,,,,, 15.1.0,

Fixed In:

Opened: Sep 19, 2019

Severity: 3-Major


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


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


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


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

Guides & references

K10134038: F5 Bug Tracker Filter Names and Tips