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Error in modifying bootarg.head.ontapupgrade during controller upgrade

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Applies to

  • ONTAP
  • Controller (head) upgrade using system controller replace commands

Issue

During controller upgrade, system controller replace start fails with error:

Error During the Task Execution: Error on node cluster1-01. Reason: Error in modifying bootarg.head.ontapupgrade..

Example:

cluster1::*> system controller replace show-details
Task Phase       Node            Task Name            Operation-State
---------------- --------------- --------------------- -----------------------
...
Resource-release cluster1-02     Aggregate Relocation  Completed
                                 LIF Migration         Completed
                                 Volume Check          Completed
                                 Verify LIF            Completed
                                 Disable Cluster HA    Completed
                                 Disable Storage       Paused-on-error
                                 Failover
                                                       Error on node cluster1-02.
                                                       Reason: Error in
                                                       modifying
                                                       bootarg.head.
                                                       ontapupgrade..


 

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