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CIFS Group Policy Complete Refresh unsuccessful: Fetch failed, attribute missing

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • LDAP


  • GPO update fails with EMS Error: Fetch failed: RPC to SecD failed: cifs: ldap error
  • SECD log:

Searching LDAP for the "cn, displayName, flags, gPCFileSysPath, gPCMachineExtensionNames, versionNumber" attribute(s) within base "cn={D1F5B366-4CED-4614-87F7-1FB9E5122F2A},ERR : RESULT_ERROR_SECD_LDAP_ATTRIBUTE_MISSING:7054 in getLdapValueLen LDAP returned 0 results for attribute cn

  • CIFS server's computer account is not listed in Microsoft Group Policy Management Console (GPMC) with Allowed Permissions: Read

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