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Failed to disable NFS Kerberos on LIF with error "Can't encode arguments" in ONTAP

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9.1+


Unable to disable NFS Kerberos on a LIF running a version of ONTAP 9.1 with error "Can't encode arguments"

cluster::> set d
cluster::*> nfs kerberos interface disable -vserver <VSEVER-NAME> -lif <LIF-NAME>  

Error: command failed: Failed to disable NFS Kerberos on LIF "<LIF-NAME>". Failed to delete the account associated with the Kerberos
       service principal name. Reason: disable_nfs_kerberos: RPC: Can't encode arguments; netid=tcp fd=644 TO=300.0s TT=0.000s O=76b
       I=0b CN=1272/1 VSID=-3


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