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DR CONFIG REPLICATION FAILED - Error: Cannot find online FC ports on Node

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Applies to

  • MetroCluster
  • ONTAP 9
  • FC data network


  • An autosupport titled DR CONFIG REPLICATION FAILED is triggered from one or more nodes
  • An ONTAP update pre-check may fail validation
  • metrocluster vserver show displays an error for one or more vservers


                              Cluster  : ClusterA
                              Vserver  : SVM1
                      Partner Vserver  : SVM1-mc
                  Configuration State  : syncing
                        Stream Status  : processing-task
                            Failed Row : Table Name: vifsbyname, Operation: get, Fields: SVM1-mc FCP-LIF ...
                         Failed Reason : Unrecoverable error during configuration replication, requires manual                                                       intervention. Error: Cannot find online FC ports on Node "ClusterA-01" for                                                 placing LIF "FCP-LIF" in Vserver "SVM1-mc".
                 Last apply fail time  : 3/29/2020 12:25:41

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