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UID and GID displays "nobody" on NFSv4 mount when UID/GID do not match with domain config

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • NFSv4


  • UID  and GID displays "nobody nobody" seen when mounting via NFSv4
  • This behavior can be seen after volume is migrated to ONTAP.
root@hh1982:/root # mount | grep odl
system-nfs /vserver/data_folder/folder_dev on /vserver/folder1/folder2/folder3 nfs4
[root@hh1982] / # ls -l  /vserver/folder1/folder2/folder3
total 6
-rwx------    1 nobody   nobody          20 Jul 01 08:16  Hello_wolrd.txt
-rwx------    1 nobody   nobody          25 Aug 02 10:30  Hello_wolrd.txt
-rwx------    1 nobody   nobody          52 Aug 02 10:30  HelloWorld.txt
-rwx------    1 nobody   nobody          577 Jun 20 2018  check_hello.txt
-rwx------    1 nobody   nobody          501 Aug 10 2021  cleaning.txt
-rwx------    1 nobody   nobody          215 Aug 08 2021  bye_world.txt

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