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The "convert" snapshot consums space after FlexVol conversion to FlexGroup

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • FlexVol to FlexGroup conversion
  • Snapshot

Issue

After a FlexVol to FlexGroup conversion, there is a snapshot called convert.<date_time> consuming space:
 
cluster1::*> snapshot show -vserver SVM1 -volume vol1
---Blocks---
Vserver  Volume   Snapshot                              Size     Total% Used%
-------- -------- ------------------------------------- -------- ------ -----
SVM1     vol1     convert.2022-02-10_141755             2.18GB   2%     50%
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