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vserver audit create returns error "Failed to create audit configuration for Vserver"

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • SMB Auditing/CIFS Auditing
  • Staging Volumes


Using the vserver audit create command results in the following error:

cluster1::> vserver audit create -vserver vs_cifs -destination /vol1/audit -rotate-size 100M -rotate-limit 10

Error: command failed: Failed to create audit configuration for Vserver "vs_cifs". Reason: One or more aggregates do not have staging volumes. Make sure all aggregates are online and have at least 2GB of available space, then try again


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