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Upgrading Cluster Switch to RCF v1.4 Causes Cluster Ports To Go Offline After Reboot

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • Cisco Nexus (NX) Cluster Network Switches
  • Reference Configuration File (RCF)


  • Cluster switch upgraded from RCF 1.1/1.2 to RCF 1.4 to take advantage of switch HA for AFF A320's
  • After reboot to commit RCF, cluster ports go offline causing loss of redundancy
  • Cluster ports remain online for the partner switch still running RCF 1.1/1.2



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