Last Modified: Jan 12, 2021
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Known Affected Versions:
15.0.0, 15.0.1, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, 15.1.0, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 15.1.1, 15.1.2, 16.0.0, 184.108.40.206, 16.0.1
Opened: Dec 23, 2020
The tmsh run /sys failiover standby device <device> command fails and returns an error if no traffic-group is specified: Syntax Error: There is no failover device with a name (/Common/bigip2.localhost).
You are required to specify all the traffic groups you want to failover to a peer.
Two or more BIG-IPs configured with high availability (HA)
For each traffic group that you want to failover to a peer run the tmsh run /sys failover standby. For example if you want to fail over both traffic groups traffic-group-1 and traffic-group-2 to failover to bigip2.localhost, run the following: tmsh run /sys failover standby device bigip2.localhost traffic-group traffic-group-1 tmsh run /sys failover standby device bigip2.localhost traffic-group traffic-group-2 If you want the device to be standby for all traffic groups but you don't care what device takes over as active, run the following command (note there is no traffic-group nor device): tmsh run /sys failover standby