- ONTAP 9
- NetApp Volume Encryption (NVE)
- External Key Manager (EKM)
- Cannot delete NVE volume nor force delete.
Cluster1::*> volume delete -vserver SVM1 -volume NVE_vol -force
Error: command failed: One or more key servers are unavailable for Vserver "SVM1". Use the "security key-manager
external show-status -vserver SVM1" command to check the status of the key servers. Verify that the network
configuration is correct.
- Trying to delete the external key server fails with an error:
Error: command failed: The key server at “server_IP” contains volume encryption keys that are currently in use and not available from any other configured key server.