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Commvault targeting intercluster LIF first instead of cluster-mgmt

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • Network Data Management Protocol (NDMP)
  • Commvault Backup & Recovery


  • Commvault is targeting the intercluster LIF initially despite it being third in the preferred-interface-role.The job targets the intercluster LIF first before timing out and targeting the cluster-mgmt LIF where it's successful.

Cluster01::> vserver services ndmp show -vserver SVM1 -fields preferred-interface-role

vserver preferred-interface-role
------- ------------------------
SVM1    cluster-mgmt,node-mgmt,intercluster

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