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System Configuration Restore: Part of the /var boot directory is missing

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9

Issue

The following message is encountered during the boot process:

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* This is a serial console session. Output from this *
* session is mirrored on the SP console session.     *
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**  SYSTEM MESSAGES  **
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Part of the /var boot directory is missing.  This node is not fully operational.
Contact support personnel for the recovery procedures.

Or, this Management Gateway daemon (MGWD) log message:  

Sep 20 08:19:32 [localhost:mgmtgwd.var.recovery:EMERGENCY]: Part of the /var boot directory is missing. This node is not fully operational. Contact technical support to obtain the recovery procedures.

 

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