- ONTAP 9
- Data ONTAP 8
- Data ONTAP 7 and earlier
- This article describes how to increase the maximum number of volume inodes or files.
- When the system is out of inodes, you might observe error messages:
Error message: no space left on the device
Error message: file system is out of inodes
wafl.vol.outOfInodes: file system on Volume vol_test1@vserver:vserver_1 is out of inodes because it has reached the maximum number of files
wafl.vol.runningOutOfInodes: The file system on Volume vol1@vserver:20884ed5-68e5-11ea-a757-00a098c4fca2 is using 80 percent or more of the files that can be contained on the volume.
INODE: System/Cluster Notification from filer (OUT OF INODES) ALERT
- CIFS share write/copy returns volume full error message:
There is not enough space on vol2. 32.6mb is needed to copy this item, delete or move files you have enough space.
dfcommand shows that the file system is not full.