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How to run Sectrace for NFS

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Applies to

ONTAP 9.3 and later


  • ONTAP contains different features and functionalities to troubleshoot client permissions
  • The most effective tool in troubleshooting client permissions issues is Sectrace
  • You can add permission tracing filters to instruct ONTAP to log information about why the SMB/CIFS and NFS servers on a storage virtual machine (SVM) allows or denies a client or user's request to perform an operation
  • This can be useful when you want to verify that your file access security scheme is appropriate or when you want to troubleshoot file access issues


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