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MCC Switchover Operation is not possible, configuration replication service is not ready

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Applies to

  • MetroCluster
  • Switchover
  • MDV volumes


  • MCC Switchover operations are not possible when cluster configuration replication is not healthy

ClusterA::> metrocluster operation show 
       Operation: switchover
           State: failed
      Start Time: 2/26/2021 14:37:37
        End Time: 2/26/2021 14:37:39
          Errors: Failed to set up the node and cluster components for the switchover operation.
                  ClusterA(fatal): Configuration replication service is not ready in cluster "ClusterA".
                                   Wait a few minutes, then try the command again.

  • None of both MDV volumes is used for storage replication

ClusterA::> metrocluster check config-replication show
                Enabled: true
                Running: true
       Remote Heartbeat: ok
    Last Heartbeat Sent: 2/22/2021 16:22:15
Last Heartbeat Received: 2/22/2021 16:21:33
         Storage Status: ok
         Storage In Use: Node Local on ClusterA-01  
        Storage Remarks: -
        Vserver Streams: ok
        Cluster Streams: ok


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