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Volume type displays as TMP in clustered Data ONTAP after using the 7MTT tool

Applies to

  • CORE
  • Clustered Data ONTAP 8
  • Troubleshooting
  • non-KCS


The user might see the volume type as TMP, as shown in the following example:
netapp1::*>volume show -vserver cow -volume gesling -instance 

Vserver Name:cow
Volume Name: gesling
Aggregate Name: aggr1_New
Volume Size: 466.7GB
Name Ordinal: base
Volume Data Set ID: 1010
Volume Master Data Set ID: 1234567899
Volume State: online
Volume Type: TMP
Volume Style: flex

When attempting to manipulate the volume, some errors are reported, such as the volume being marked as temporary. It is not possible to grow the volume, delete snapshots, or start SnapMirror operations. The volume will still be on.



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