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Update of the mnode-support-util fails with invalid syntax

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Applies to

  • NetApp HCI
  • Element Management Node (mNode) 12.0 and above
  • mnode-support-util script


Updating the mnode-support-util script fails with the error:
SF-TEST /sf/etc/mnode/mnode-archive/mnode-support-util-main # ./mnode-support-util
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/lib64/python3.5/", line 185, in _run_module_as_main
mod_name, mod_spec, code = _get_main_module_details(_Error)
File "/usr/lib64/python3.5/", line 219, in _get_main_module_details
return _get_module_details(main_name)
File "/usr/lib64/python3.5/", line 128, in _get_module_details
spec = importlib.util.find_spec(mod_name)
File "/usr/lib64/python3.5/importlib/", line 91, in find_spec
return _find_spec(fullname, None)
File "<frozen importlib._bootstrap>", line 896, in _find_spec
File "<frozen importlib._bootstrap_external>", line 1171, in find_spec
File "<frozen importlib._bootstrap_external>", line 1147, in _get_spec
File "<frozen importlib._bootstrap_external>", line 1128, in _legacy_get_spec
File "<frozen importlib._bootstrap>", line 444, in spec_from_loader
File "<frozen importlib._bootstrap_external>", line 565, in spec_from_file_location
File "./mnode-support-util/", line 84'+ mNode ip: {repo.about["mnode_host_ip"]}\n+ MS version: {repo.about["mnode_bundle_version"]}\n+ Authorative cluster: {repo.auth_mvip}\n+ mnode-support-util version: {repo.util_version}\n\n')
SyntaxError: invalid syntax

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