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NFS Exports fail after takeover/giveback or reboot, and Config Advisor shows error "Output of exportfs differs from /etc/exports"

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Applies to

Data ONTAP 8.2P4 7-Mode 


  • The /etc/exports file contains proper paths to be exported 
  • However, when running the exportfs command, none of the previously exported paths are displayed and are not accessible by users
  • Config Advisor also reports the following error message:
    • Output of exportfs differs from /etc/exports


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