Bug ID 915825: Configuration error caused by Drafts folder in a deleted custom partition while upgrading.

Last Modified: Jul 12, 2023

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

Known Affected Versions:
13.1.0,,,,,,,,, 13.1.1,,,,, 13.1.3,,,,, 14.0.0,,,,,, 14.0.1,, 14.1.0,,,,,, 14.1.2,,,,,,,,, 14.1.3, 15.0.0, 15.0.1,,,,, 15.1.0,,,,,, 16.0.0,, 16.0.1,,

Fixed In:
16.1.0, 15.1.1,,

Opened: Jun 10, 2020

Severity: 3-Major


A configuration error occurs during upgrade due to custom partition-associated Draft folder, which exists in configuration file after deleting a custom partition. Configuration error: Can't associate folder (/User/Drafts) folder does not exist.


Upgrade fails when a Drafts folder exists under the custom partition folder, if the custom partition is deleted.


This occurs in the following scenario: 1. Create Partition. 2. Create Policy under that partition. 3. Delete Policy. 4. Delete Partition. 5. Upgrade.


Manually remove the stale folders in the configuration file, or use a script to remove them.

Fix Information


Behavior Change

Guides & references

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