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Unable to SSH to Data ONTAP 7-Mode node, other commands fail with "too many open files in system"

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Applies to

Data ONTAP 8.2.5 and earlier (7-Mode)

Issue

  • Unable to SSH to 7-Mode node
  • Service processor (SP) access functions properly
  • When attempting to read any files or logs, receive the following error:
NetApp1> rdfile /etc/messages
/etc/messages: Too many open files in system

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