Bug ID 964897: Live Update - Indication of "Update Available" when there is no available update

Last Modified: Jul 23, 2021

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP ASM(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, 14.1.2.7, 14.1.2.8, 14.1.3, 14.1.3.1, 15.1.0, 15.1.0.1, 15.1.0.2, 15.1.0.3, 15.1.0.4, 15.1.0.5, 15.1.1, 15.1.2, 15.1.2.1, 16.0.0, 16.0.0.1, 16.0.1, 16.0.1.1

Fixed In:
16.0.1.2, 15.1.3, 14.1.4

Opened: Nov 15, 2020
Severity: 3-Major

Symptoms

Live Update notifies you that an update is available even though there is no available update.

Impact

Live Update erroneously indicates that an update is available.

Conditions

The latest file is installed but not present on the system and the second-latest file has an 'error' status

Workaround

1. upload the latest file that is not present on the system with scp to '/var/lib/hsqldb/live-update/update-files/' 2. restart 'tomcat' service: > bigstart restart tomcat

Fix Information

Fixed an issue with Live Update notification.

Behavior Change