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Sector size does not match the originally formatted SQL database

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Applies to

  • Product Model: FAS8020-R6
  • OS: Clustered Data ONTAP 8.2.2

Issue

After migrating to clustered Data ONTAP from Data ONTAP 7-Mode, Microsoft SQL Server reports error when attempting to start it:

Cannot use file '\filer\DB.ldf' because it was originally formatted with sector size 512 and is now on a volume with sector size 4096. Move the file to a volume with a sector size that is the same as or smaller than the original sector size.

 

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