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execsOverLimit message found in event logs for NFSv3 clients

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9.8 and higher
  • NFSv3


  • Error in EMS.log:

NETAPP03: kernel: nblade.execsOverLimit:error]: The number of in-flight requests from client with source IP to destination LIF (Vserver 7) is greater than the maximum number of in-flight requests allowed (128). The client might see degraded performance due to request throttling.

Note: This message has been moved to severity notice in newer patch releases

  • Clients may report increased latency that coincides with times when this message is seen


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