Bug ID 901669: Error status in "show cm failover-status" after MGMT-IP change

Last Modified: Jul 22, 2020

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Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP TMOS(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
13.1.0, 13.1.0.1, 13.1.0.2, 13.1.0.3, 13.1.0.4, 13.1.0.5, 13.1.0.6, 13.1.0.7, 13.1.0.8, 13.1.1, 13.1.1.2, 13.1.1.3, 13.1.1.4, 13.1.1.5, 13.1.3, 13.1.3.1, 13.1.3.2, 13.1.3.3, 13.1.3.4, 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, 15.0.0, 15.0.1, 15.0.1.1, 15.0.1.2, 15.0.1.3, 15.0.1.4

Opened: Apr 21, 2020
Severity: 4-Minor

Symptoms

The "tmsh show cm failover-status" command shows failover connection status "Error" on one device, but manual failover is working properly.

Impact

The tmsh show cm failover-status command indicates an error, even though the devices are in sync and failover communication is working.

Conditions

-- Two or more devices configured with high availability (HA) and are in sync. -- The management IP address is changed on one of the devices --show cm failover-status" on peer. You will see "show cm failover-status" returns "Error" status.

Workaround

tmsh restart sys service sod

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change