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Unable to encrypt volume after NDU. Error: The encryption metadata for the volume is inconsistent

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Applies to

  • 9.8 and later
  • NAE
  • BURT 1320985


If plain text volumes exist in an encrypted aggregate as a result of bug: 1320985 and the system is upgraded to ONTAP 9.8+  before resolving, subsequent NVE creation and volume move fail with error:

Failed to create the volume on node "". Reason: The encryption metadata for the volume is inconsistent.
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