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How to move mroot to a new root aggregate in a 2-node Clustered MetroCluster with Switchover

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Applies to

  • MetroCluster FC
  • 2-node
  • ONTAP 9


In a 2-node clustered Data ONTAP MetroCluster configuration, the root volume can be moved to a new root aggregate non-disruptively through the use of Switchover.
This article describes the procedure to be followed to move mroot to a new root aggregate in a 2-node Clustered MetroCluster with Switchover.

The root vol migrate feature in ONTAP 9.0 is not possible in 2-node MetroCluster, therefore this alternate procedure must be used instead.







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