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Importing keytab-uri for kerberos interface fails and reports timeout message

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • Kerberos


Importing a keytab for use with a kerberos interface fails with the message 'Timeout was reached'

cluster1::> kerberos interface enable -vserver svm1 -lif lif1 -spn nfs/host.domain@HOST.DOMAIN -keytab-uri
(vserver nfs kerberos interface enable)

Error: command failed: Failed to enable NFS Kerberos on LIF "lif1".
Internal error. Failed to import Kerberos keytab file into the management databases. Reason: Timeout was reached :
Connection timed out after 60001 milliseconds. Contact technical support for assistance.

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