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Removal of key management servers fails

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9.7P8


Removal of key management servers fails with the error:

cluster::> security key-manager delete -address

Error: command failed: Cannot remove key management servers that still contain one or more NSE authentication keys. Use "security key-manager key query -vserver alox826 -key-server -key-type NSE-AK" command to find out these keys,

       and then delete them with the (privilege: advanced) "security key-manager key delete" before trying to remove the key management servers again.

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