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Switchover vetoed due to Vserver in deleting state

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Applies to

  • Metrocluster
  • ONTAP 9


  • Switchover failed due to:
Operation: switchover-simulate
          State: failed
         Errors: Failed to validate the node and cluster components before the switchover operation.
                 NodeB (non-overridable veto): Internal error: Unable to lock Vservers, Reason: Vserver admin state check failed. Run "vserver show" to verify that the "Admin State" of all "sync-source" Vservers is not "deleting", and then try the command again. Contact technical support for assistance.
  • vserver show -admin-state deleting is displaying source vserver stuck in deleting state.

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