Bug ID 947217: Fix of ID722682 prevents GTM config load when the virtual server name contains a colon

Last Modified: Nov 07, 2022

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP Install/Upgrade, 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, 12.1.3.1, 12.1.3.2, 12.1.3.3, 12.1.3.4, 12.1.3.5, 12.1.3.6, 12.1.3.7, 12.1.4, 12.1.4.1, 12.1.5, 12.1.5.1, 12.1.5.2, 12.1.5.3, 12.1.6

Opened: Sep 22, 2020
Severity: 4-Minor

Symptoms

GTM is unable to load the configuration.

Impact

GTM config file cannot be loaded successfully after upgrade.

Conditions

-- GTM has been upgraded to a version with fix for ID722682 from a version that does not have the fix for ID722682 -- A GTM server has a name with no colon -- That GTM server has a virtual server with colon in the name -- That virtual server is added to a pool

Workaround

Edit bigip_gtm.conf manually to delete "\\" or replace colon ":" with other non-reserved char. such as "-".

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change