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chown returns invalid user on a NFSv4 mounted exports

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • Data ONTAP 8
  • NFSv4.X

Issue

  • chown or chgrp commands are failing with invalid argument error 

Example: chown: changing ownership of 'file1': Invalid argument

  • packet trace reports NFS4ERR_BADOWNER from ONTAP system

Status: NFS4ERR_BADOWNER (10039)

 

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