Bug ID 931609: After installing a UCS file on a new BIG-IP system, some configuration items may fail to load

Last Modified: Nov 07, 2022

Bug Tracker

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

Known Affected Versions:
12.1.0, 12.1.0 HF1, 12.1.0 HF2, 12.1.1, 12.1.1 HF1, 12.1.1 HF2, 12.1.2, 12.1.2 HF1, 12.1.2 HF2, 12.1.3,,,,,,,, 12.1.4,, 12.1.5,,,, 12.1.6

Opened: Jul 28, 2020
Severity: 4-Minor


The FIPS card goes offline.


Config load errors occur: -- emerg load_config_files: "/usr/bin/tmsh -n -g load sys config partitions all " - failed. -- Loading schema version: 12.1.5 Loading schema version: 01070712:3: FIPS 140 operations not available on this system Unexpected Error: Loading configuration process failed. -- info install_ucs.pm: ERROR: UCS installation failed. The FIPS card is offline.


After switching to new BIG-IP device, load the UCS file containing a configuration from a previously working BIG-IP device.


Reboot the device, and the errors should resolve themselves.

Fix Information


Behavior Change