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Adding preferred-dc fails with Error: command failed: Invalid domain controller

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9.5 and above

Issue

  • Unable to add preferred-dc
  • Adding preferred-dc fails:
::*> vserver cifs domain preferred-dc add -vserver SVM1 -domain netapp.com -preferred-dc 53.x.yy.10
Error: command failed: Invalid domain controller 53.x.yy.10
 
  • PING command to the DC works.
::*> network ping -lif CIFS_SVM1 -vserver SVM1 -destination 53.x.yy.10
53.x.yy.10 is alive

 

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