- ONTAP 9.x
- SVM cannot be deleted due to existing CIFS server, below error is thrown -
"Error: command failed: Cannot delete Vserver. Failed to remove CIFS server. Reason: The Vserver is associated with Active Directory configured CIFS server <Server_Name> .
The deletion is partially complete. Delete the CIFS server using "cifs delete" and retry to complete the deletion."
- Deleting CIFS server requires domain account credentials, but no access to AD is possible anymore