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After running "switchback -simulate" the job remains in progress

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MetroCluster Systems


  • MetroCluster SwitchBack simulate job stuck in in-progress status
  • any subsequent metrocluster opration jobs fail with: Error: command failed: This MetroCluster operation cannot be run because another "switchback" operation is currently in progress. Run "metrocluster operation history show -job-id 4321 -instance" to view the status of the currently running operation.

Cluster_A::> metrocluster operation history show -job-id 4321 -instance
Operation: switchback-simulate
State: in-progress
Errors: -
Node: Cluster_A-01
Start Time: 4/9/2022 09:44:14
End Time: -
Job ID: 4321
Operation UUID: 9a1011ba-b5f9-11ea-c726-00a098e01597
Command Line: metrocluster switchback -simulate true
Additional Info: -

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