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L1 Bithead
Posts: 4
Registered: ‎07-14-2017

shared custom app-id migration to 8.1 PA-220R

Hey All,

 

had an issue today while migrating apps from 7050 config to pa220R (bloody slow device) with 8.1.5 on board.

on 7050 I have few vsyse's with shared applications and application-groups used (to share them in ruleset between vsyses). New PA-220R are installed in network to has one of vsyses config on it. So, after merging config in Expedition (and MigrationTool after), I was trying to load it to device and I got an error while adding shared application part: "Server error : Failed to compose effective config to load. input file doesn't have anything at config/shared/application". Manual editing of xml didn't help, so as workaround I was forced to manualy export/import applications one by one. Application groups were also not migrated, so I was forced to recreate them manualy. Good that I less than 10 apps, what if 50? no possibility to migrate them by group...

 

I don't know if it is limitation of PA220 or 8.1  so would like to know if anyone had such issue.

 

 

 

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L4 Transporter
Posts: 155
Registered: ‎05-01-2009

Re: shared custom app-id migration to 8.1 PA-220R

sounnds like a PanOS versioning issue. The PA-220R can only run PanOS 8.1+.

 

Was your base config (in expedtiion) from version 8.0? If yes what you can do is export the PA-220R config and import that configuration into your project and assign it as the abse config. Then merge your applications from the 7050 config into your PA-220R base connfig. 

L1 Bithead
Posts: 4
Registered: ‎07-14-2017

Re: shared custom app-id migration to 8.1 PA-220R

Hi Sjanita,

 

yes, base config was from 8.0 (first was from 7.0 even, same behaviour). need some time to get base 8.1 config as devices are configuref already and I missed that chance..

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