- ONTAP 9
The Diag user in ONTAP:
- Built-in default local account
- Only used to access to the Systemshell
- Locked by default for security reasons
- Requires setting password before first use
Note: Systemshell access is only used for diagnostic purposes..
The diag user account is locked if you get the following error message when trying to login to Systemshell:
Unable to launch systemshell because the 'diag' user is locked.