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VMware access fails due to thick LUN offline, however out of space volume stays online

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9.x
  • SAN
  • VMware
  • Oracle


  • Semi-thick volume / LUN combination during proof of concept (POC) testing or database replica rebuild and deletion with volume utilizing over 95% aggregate free space gets out of space condition 
  • LUN is offline because of a write failure due to lack of space
  • Volume/LUN reports space available in system manger
Event: LUN /vol/x/y, vol x (DSID 1048) is out of space (UUID: )


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