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setup-mnode fails with 503 Server Error: Service Unavailable (auth configuration)

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Applies to

  • Element Management Node (mNode), version 12.2 or 12.3
  • NetApp storage cluster running NetApp Element software on one of these versions:
    • 11.3
    • 11.5
    • 11.7
    • 12.0
    • 12.2
    • 12.3
    • 12.3.1
    • 12.3.2


When attempting to configure a cluster on the mNode with the setup-mnode script, the script fails with a configuration error referencing the target cluster's auth configuration:

503 Server Error: Service Unavailable for url: https://MVIP/auth/api/2/configuration


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