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Cisco Bug: CSCvh98781 - ASA/FTD Deployment ERROR 'Management interface is not allowed as Data is in use by this instance'

Last Modified

Apr 17, 2020

Products (1)

  • Cisco ASA 5500-X Series Firewalls

Known Affected Releases

9.8(2.22) 9.9(1.77)

Description (partial)

Neighbor command under router eigrp mode on ASA/FTD might print an error as below:

asa(config-router)# neighbor interface inside 
ERROR: Management interface is not allowed as Data is in use by this instance

1. ASA/FTD has failover enabled.
2. There is at least one interface with 'management-only' configured without an ip address but with a nameif.
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