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Volume SnapMirror resync fails with error "Cannot perform efficiency operations on deprioritized volume"

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Applies to

  • SnapMirror (Volume)
  • ONTAP 9


A volume SnapMirror may see the following error during resync but will continue the resync operation:

Sat Sep 19 20:09:05 CDT 2020 ResyncTransfer[Sep 19 20:08:57]:ba53dbb4-fadd-11ea-8622-00a098dbd40c Operation-Uuid=caea22aa-fadd-11ea-8622-00a098dbd40c Group=none Operation-Cookie=0 action=Info Failed to start storage efficient scan for snapshot "snapmirror.16d9fb62-969c-11e4-82b4-123478563412_2147484794.2020-09-19_200857" destination volume "svmDest:volumeDest", error message "Cannot perform efficiency operations on deprioritized volume. To be able to perform efficiency operations, run "volume efficiency promote" command first.".


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