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'Mapping Ports' step during headswap fails with "Error: Cannot run this command because the system is not fully initialized."

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9


  • During the 'Mapping Ports' step in the headswap guide, commands fail with Error: Cannot run this command because the system is not fully initialized.  Wait a few minutes, and then try the command again.
  • RDB applications will also show offline during this step. This can be verified with the diagnostic command cluster ring show



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