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The file or directory can not be deleted by NFS following error: Directory not empty

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Applies to

ONTAP 9

Issue

  • The file or directory can not be deleted by NFSv3 following error: directory not empty. 
rm: cannot remove ‘./YY/XXX/.sv/pro-base’: Directory not empty
  • Run strace rm -rf files on the Linux client side and the output contains the 0x80 (octal \0200) error.

 

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