Bug ID 874677: Traffic Classification auto signature update fails from GUI

Last Modified: Oct 08, 2021

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP Install/Upgrade(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, 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, 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, 16.0.0, 16.0.0.1, 16.0.1

Fixed In:
16.1.0, 16.0.1.1, 15.1.3, 14.1.4.3

Opened: Jan 30, 2020
Severity: 2-Critical

Symptoms

Beginning in BIG-IP software v14.1.0, Traffic Classification auto signature update fails when performed using the GUI. The system reports an error: Error: Exception caught in the script. Check logs (/var/log/hitless_upgrade.log) for details.

Impact

Fails to update the classification signature automatically.

Conditions

Performing Traffic Classification auto signature update using the GUI.

Workaround

You can use either of the following: -- Perform Traffic Classification auto signature update operations from the CLI. -- Use the GUI to manually update Traffic Classification signatures.

Fix Information

Fixed the hitless upgrade script to download the IM packages from the EDSM server for point releases.

Behavior Change