Skip to main content
NetApp Response to Russia-Ukraine Cyber Threat
In response to the recent rise in cyber threat due to the Russian-Ukraine crisis, NetApp is actively monitoring the global security intelligence and updating our cybersecurity measures. We follow U.S. Federal Government guidance and remain on high alert. Customers are encouraged to monitor the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security (CISA) website for new information as it develops and remain on high alert.
NetApp Knowledge Base

METROCLUSTER SWITCHOVER FAILED - Internal error. Unable to migrate Vserver peer relationships

Views:
877
Visibility:
Public
Votes:
1
Category:
metrocluster
Specialty:
metrocluster
Last Updated:

Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • MetroCluster with SnapMirror cluster peers
  • Switchover
  • SnapMirror peer down during switchover / switchback

Issue

Autosupports triggered titled "METROCLUSTER SWITCHOVER FAILED" after switchover is initiated.

metrocluster operation show displays the following:

Operation: switchover
State: completed-with-manual-recovery-needed
Errors: <switchover_target_cluster> (manual recovery required): Internal error. Unable to migrate Vserver peer relationships. Reason: (Failed to communicate with peer cluster "<external_cluster>".). Contact technical support for assistance

the following maybe be reported in the event log:

[<node>: mgwd: cpeer.addr.stable.down:error]: Stable address <IP> of cluster <source/destination_cluster>, in IPspace <IPspace_name>, cannot be contacted.

This issue only affects SnapMirror/SnapVault following the otherwise successful switchover.

 

Scan to view the article on your device
CUSTOMER EXCLUSIVE CONTENT

Registered NetApp customers get unlimited access to our dynamic Knowledge Base.

New authoritative content is published and updated each day by our team of experts.

Current Customer or Partner?

Sign In for unlimited access

New to NetApp?

Learn more about our award-winning Support