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WARNING: Deleting the FabricPool Aggregate will result in orphaned objects

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9.6 and later
  • Optimized Volume Move
  • Deletion of FabricPool aggregate


  • After performing optimized vol move followed by aggr delete of FabricPool aggregatethe following warning is observed:
::*> aggr delete -aggregate <aggr-name>
Warning: Deleting the FabricPool <aggr-name> will result in orphaned objects because there is either a pending volume move
operation or a pending metadata cleanup after volume move. Use the "volume move show" command to check that status of the
volume move operation or wait for the pending metadata cleanup to complete. If the error persists for more than a few
minutes after the volume move operation is complete, contact technical support for assistance.

Do you still want to continue with the delete operation? {y|n}: n


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