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After power outage \ reboot "Key server not responding. Is the key server online?"

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ontap-9
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encryption
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Applies to

  • KMIP
  • ONTAP 9.8P1

Issue

After an power outage on an encrypted system with external key server configured we see "Key server not responding. Is the key server online?" message at boot.
 
 
WARNING: kmip_init: kmip_discover: Key server 10.32.xx.xx:56xx not responding, still trying
WARNING: kmip_init: All hosts unreachable for 2 hours, 51 minutes, 37 seconds
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*                 A T T E N T I O N                    *
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* Key server not responding. Is the key server online? *
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ATTENTION: kmip_init: Still waiting for key server. Is the key server powered up?
ATTENTION: kmip_init: Time remaining until automatic system halt is 8 minutes, 23 seconds
ATTENTION: kmip_init: Resuming wait loop, press Ctrl-C to halt now...
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