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Can't create Flexcache volume: Failed to prepare the origin of the FlexCache volume

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • Flexcache volume


FlexCache volume create fails with an "Failed to prepare the origin of the FlexCache volume" error:

::> volume flexcache create -aggr-list-multiplier 1 -aggr-list aggr1 -volume volume1 -vserver vserver1 -junction-path /junction -size 102400M -origin-vserver vserver_source -origin-volume vol_source
[Job 100000] Rolling back the FlexCache volume creation
Error: command failed: [Job 100000] Job failed: Internal Error. Failed to prepare the origin of the FlexCache volume. Retry the operation.


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