Bug ID 868761: /var filled up with ASM request logs; missing symlink

Last Modified: Feb 13, 2024

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

Known Affected Versions:
15.1.0, 15.1.0.1, 15.1.0.2, 15.1.0.3, 15.1.0.4, 15.1.0.5, 15.1.1, 15.1.2, 15.1.2.1, 15.1.3, 15.1.3.1, 15.1.4, 15.1.4.1, 15.1.5, 15.1.5.1, 15.1.6, 15.1.6.1, 15.1.7, 15.1.8, 15.1.8.1, 15.1.8.2, 15.1.9, 15.1.9.1, 15.1.10, 15.1.10.2, 15.1.10.3, 16.0.0, 16.0.0.1, 16.0.1, 16.0.1.1, 16.0.1.2

Opened: Jan 13, 2020

Severity: 3-Major

Symptoms

/var/asmdata1 is an actual directory rather than being a symlink /var running low on space

Impact

/var running low on space

Conditions

ASM provisioned /var/asmdata1 is an actual directory rather than being a symlink

Workaround

Bigstart stop asm cd /var rm -rf asmdata1 ln -s /appdata/mprov/global/asmdata1 bigstart start asm

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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