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Delete unwanted Snapmirror Snapshots

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Applies to

ONTAP 9

Issue

  • There may be times when unwanted snapshots need to be removed from SnapMirror source or destinations volumes due to space concerns or other reasons
  • Snapshot deletion may fail stating the snapshots are owned by SnapMirror -
This Snapshot copy is currently used as a reference snapshot copy by one or more SnapMirror relationships. 
Deleting the Snapshot copy can cause future SnapMirror operations to fail

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