Zombie exhaustion accounting for poor delete performance
- Last Updated:
- ONTAP 9
- ONTAP 9 or newer releases, you may see this message:
wafl.zombie.susp.msg.threshold:notice]: WAFL(R) is experiencing zombie throttling possibly due to requests for large number of file deletions.
- High response time for CIFS or NFS trying to open files, overwrite files, or delete files
- CPU utilization might be higher than normal