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SnapMirror cannot initialize to configure SVM DR

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • SnapMirror

Issue

The following error appears when ONTAP performs SnapMirror initialization.
  • snapmirror show
cluster1_bk::> snapmirror show -S vsever1: -instance
                            Source Path: vserver1:
                       Destination Path: vsever1_bk:
(snip)
         Current Transfer Priority: -
                     Last Transfer Type: initialize
                    Last Transfer Error: Metadata volume is not available on cluster "source". Run "snapmirror config-replication status show" for more details.
Execute "snapmirror show -destination-vserver vserver1_bk -fields last-transfer-error,unhealthy-reason -expand" to check if the constituent volumes have encountered errors.
                     Last Transfer Size: - Last Transfer Network Compression
(snip)
  • Source cluster

cluster1::>snapmirror config-replication status show
                Enabled: true
                Running: false
         Storage Status: warning
   Storage In Use: Unavailable
        Storage Remarks: Unable to allocate resources due to error Unable to determine a suitable aggregate to create the CPS volume
        Vserver Streams: ok
  •  Destination cluster 

cluster1_bk::>snapmirror config-replication status show 
         Enabled: true
                Running: true
         Storage Status: ok
         Storage In Use: Cluster-wide Volume:
MDV_CRS_XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX_A
        Storage Remarks: -
        Vserver Streams: ok

 

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