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Volume Encryption Conversion or creation fails "Reason: Node failed to allocate encryption resources."

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Applies to

  • NetApp Volume Encryption (NVE)
  • ONTAP 9.3 and later

Issue

On busy systems, the command volume encryption conversion might return the following error:

Error: command failed: Failed to start conversion on volume "vol1" in Vserver "svm1". Reason: Node "node-01" failed
to allocate encryption resources. Please retry later or reboot the node

 

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