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SnapMirror update starts to fail by "Invalid argument" with no network problem

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9.5
  • SnapMirror
  • No network issues between source and destination
  • No space issues both on source and destination


SnapMirror update starts to fail by the following error without any issues of space or network. SnapMirror Snapshot is created on source without any errors.
  • Scheduled update was delayed because another SnapMirror operation for the relationship is in progress.
  • Failed to create Snapshot copy  on volume <SOURCE_SVM>:<SOURCE_VOLUME>.(Failed to create Snapshot copy  on volume <SOURCE_SVM>:<SOURCE_VOLUME>.(Invalid argument))

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