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SVMDR initialization fails with error "not supported because the effective cluster version is not Data ONTAP 8.3.1"

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9.4
  • ONTAP 9.3
  • ONTAP 9.2
  • ONTAP 9.1
  • ONTAP 9
  • Clustered Data ONTAP 8.3

Issue

SVMDR initialization fails with the following error:

Failed to apply the source Vserver configuration. Reason: Apply failed for Object: cifs_server_security Method: baseline.

Reason: kerberos-kdc-timeout is not supported because the effective cluster version is not Data ONTAP 8.3.1 or later.

Failed to apply the source Vserver configuration.

Reason: Apply failed for Object: ddns_byname Method: baseline. Reason: This operation requires an effective cluster version of Data ONTAP 8.3.1 or later.

The capabilities mentioned on the error are enabled on the source but not in the destination:

Source::*> capability show -capability cifs.ontap.8*
(system capability show)

Node            Capability                   Enabled
-------------- ----------------------------- -------
Node1           cifs.ontap.8.3.1             true
Node2           cifs.ontap.8.3.1             true

 

Destination::*> capability show -capability cifs.ontap.8*
(system capability show)

 

Node             Capability                   Enabled
-------------- ------------------------------ -------
Node1            cifs.ontap.8.3.1             false
Node2            cifs.ontap.8.3.1             false

 

Source::*> capability show -node * -capability *ddns*
(system capability show)

 

Node             Capability                   Enabled
-------------- ------------------------------ -------
Node1            nameservices.ddns            true
Node2            nameservices.ddns            true

 

Destination::*> capability show -node * -capability *ddns*
(system capability show)

 

Node             Capability                   Enabled
-------------- ------------------------------ -------
Node1            nameservices.ddns            false
Node2            nameservices.ddns            false

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