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CVO node show command displaying a warning "Failed to retrieve instance metadata" on a node

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Applies to

  • Cloud Volumes ONTAP (CVO)
  • Azure


  • Running "node show" command is resulting in below warning:

Cluster::*> node show
Node      Health Eligibility Uptime        Model       Owner    Location 
--------- ------ ----------- ------------- ----------- -------- ---------------
node-01     true true   1 days 09:39 CDvM200
node-02     true true   5 days 19:17 CDvM200

Warning:Unable to list entries on node node-01. Failed to retrieve instance metadata.
2 entries were displayed.

EMS.logController failover of node-01 is not possible: HA interconnect error. Verify that the partner node is running and that the HA interconnect cabling is correct, if applicable. For further assistance, contact technical support.

  • Running "virtual-machine instance show" does not display any information for affected node.

cluster01::> virtual-machine instance show
(system node virtual-machine instance show)
Node: node-01
        Instance ID: -
           Provider: -
Node: node-02
        Instance ID: - xxxxxx
           Provider: - Azure
2 entries were displayed.

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