Bug ID 862937: Running cpcfg after first boot can result in daemons stuck in restart loop

Last Modified: May 19, 2022

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Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP Install/Upgrade(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
14.1.0,,,,,, 14.1.2,,,,,,,,, 14.1.3,, 15.0.0, 15.0.1,,,,, 15.1.0,,,,,, 15.1.1, 15.1.2,, 16.0.0,, 16.0.1,

Fixed In:
16.1.0,, 15.1.3, 14.1.4

Opened: Dec 17, 2019
Severity: 3-Major


After running cpcfg and booting into the volume, daemons such as named and gtmd are stuck restarting. Additionally the SELinux audit log contains denial messages about gtmd and named being unable to read unlabeled_t files.


Services do not come up.


Running cpcfg on a volume that has already been booted into.


In the bash shell, force SELinux to relabel at boot time. Then reboot: # touch /.autorelabel # reboot On multi-blade VIPRION systems, including multi-blade vCMP guests: # clsh touch /.autorelabel # clsh reboot

Fix Information


Behavior Change