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How are FlexGroup Inodes calculated after increasing the limits?

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ONTAP 9.2
ONTAP 9.3
ONTAP 9.1

Description

The inode count limits are given per constituent volume as shown in table 9 (page 45) from the NetApp FlexGroup Volume Best Practices and Implementation Guide
This table details the default inode counts based on each constituent volume size

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The table shows that for volume size greater than 1TB the default inode count limit for each volume is 21,251,126 inodes
To obtain the current inode count the command df -i can be run from the nodeshell of each node in the cluster

 

 

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