Bug ID 915605: Image install fails if iRulesLX is provisioned and /usr mounted read-write

Last Modified: Aug 05, 2020

Bug Tracker

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

Opened: Jun 09, 2020
Severity: 3-Major

Symptoms

If iRulesLX is provisioned the /usr mount points are mounted as read-write. This causes the installation of an image to fail. tmsh show software status will report the status for the target volume: Could not access configuration source.

Impact

Unable to upgrade or more generally install an image on a new or existing volume.

Conditions

-- iRulesLX is provisioned. -- The /usr mount points are mounted as read-write. -- Attempt an installation or upgrade.

Workaround

Re-mount /usr as read-only: mount -o remount,ro /usr

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change