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How to clear bad file contents from NDMP configuration

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Applies to

  • Clustered Data ONTAP 8.X
  • ONTAP 9


NDMP on one node does not function; output from status commands displays the following output:

CMODE::> system services ndmp show

Node Enabled Clear text User Id

--------------------- --------- ----------- ---------

CMODE1 true true ndmpadmin

CMODE2 true true ndmpadmin

Warning: Unable to list entries on node CMODE3. Can not read NDMP configuration information: file has bad contents

CMODE4 true true ndmpadmin

3 entries were displayed.


CMODE::> system services ndmp modify -node CMODE3

Error: Can not read NDMP configuration information: file has bad contents


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