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New cluster setup: Add local tier failed: No recommendation can be made for this cluster

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • ONTAP System Manager
  • New Cluster Setup
  • Storage Management


After reinstalling the cluster, system manager shows the error "No recommendatoins can be made for this cluster" and it wont create the data local tiers.

  1. Sysconfig reports spare data partitions missing
  2. Shows different (previous install) name of the node or different ID.
    ::> node run -node <node> sysconfig -r

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