Bug ID 987041: BIG-IQ high availability (HA) configuration shows standby as unhealthy after a reboot

Last Modified: May 29, 2024

Affected Product(s):
BIG-IQ System User Interface(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:,,, 7.1.6,, 7.1.7,,, 7.1.8,,,,,, 7.1.9,,,

Opened: Jan 25, 2021

Severity: 3-Major

Related Article: K32032052


After rebooting the active BIG-IQ in a high availability configuration, the active BIG-IQ displays the standby BIG-IQ as unhealthy (red).


BIG-IQ does not automatically re-establish high availability (HA) following a reboot.


-- BIG-IQ in a high availability (HA) configuration -- Reboot the active BIG-IQ


To resolve this issue, login to bash on the actie BIG-IQ and type the following command: /usr/bin/ha_set_firewall <pri_discovery> <sec_discovery> NOTE: This will resolve the issue until the next reboot.

Fix Information


Behavior Change

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