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DFS links do not work on MAC OS client, with ONTAP 9.5 and symlinks enabled

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9.5
  • MAC OS Client 10.14, 10.15
  • Microsoft Distributed File System (DFS)

Issue

  • SMB access to an ONTAP share fails from a MAC OS client (no files are displayed)
  • SMB access to the same ONTAP share from a Windows client, works fine (files are displayed and accessible)
  • cifs share 'symlink-properties' attribute is configured as 'enabled'

 

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