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ONTAP Select Deploy fails to create a cluster

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Applies to

  • NetApp ONTAP Select Deploy
  • Multi-byte character is contained in virtual port group name or virtual switch name


ONTAP Select Deploy fails to deploy a cluster in vCenter.

Node "<Node_name>" create failed.
Reason: Cannot create VM '<Node_name>': Wide character in subroutine entry at /usr/lib/vmware-vcli/VMware/share/VMware/ line 2354..
Manual deletion of this node from its host may be required.


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