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Unable to take a volume offline, no LUN operations are seen in ONTAP

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  • Unable to take a volume offline and error message similar to the following is reported

vol offline: Error offlining volume "vs0:Vol01". Unable to set volume attributes for volume "Vol01" on Vserver "vs0". Reason: This volume is the source for one or more ongoing file or LUN transfers, and cannot be offlined without specifying the -force parameter.

Time              Node       Severity Event
----------------- ---------- -------- ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
4/6/2015 16:08:05 NetApp01   WARNING   wafl.ondemand.volBusy.src: Volume Vol01@vserver:0b15172e-27e9-11e4-8405-005056aa8e9e                                        can not be offlined, until all pending file operations are completed.

  • Running the lun move show or lun copy show commands do not report any error message

cluster::*> lun copy show
This table is currently empty.



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