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FlexGroup constituent volume cannot be moved

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • FlexGroups
  • Volume move


  • A volume move start command on a FlexGroup constituent fails.
  • The ONTAP event log indicates the following:
3/23/2024 16:26:44  Cluster01-01     ERROR         mgmt.vopl.move.badDstVol: The move operation could not access the specified destination volume 'temp__18419__293881__vol_fg__0008'.
3/23/2024 16:26:44  Cluster01-01     ERROR         mgmt.vopl.move.cantCrtDstVol: Volume move job failed because destination volume "temp__18419__293881__vol_fg__0008" could not be created.
  • Source side EMS logs show the following:
Sat Mar 23 16:26:44 -0700 [Cluster01-01: mgwd: mgmtgwd.jobmgr.jobcomplete.failure:info]: Job "Volume Move" [id 293881] (Move "vol_fg__0008" in Vserver "svm1" to aggregate "aggr1") completed unsuccessfully: Cannot move volume "vol_fg__0008" in Vserver "svm1" to destination aggregate "aggr1". The aggregate - or the node that owns the aggregate - does not support a feature that is required by the source volume. Creating volume: Invalid input: Request to create volume failed because the given volume size is greater than the maximum size. Select a size of at most 100TB for the new volume. (1).

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