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FlexGroup SVMDR update fails with 'The specified Snapshot copy is older than the base Snapshot copy on source volume' after initialization

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • FlexGroup SVM-DR


Update for FlexGroup SVMDR fails with
Transfer for volume "<>" failed. Reason: The specified Snapshot copy is older than the base Snapshot copy on source volume "<>".

Execute "snapmirror show -destination-vserver <> -fields last-transfer-error,unhealthy-reason -expand" to check if the constituent volumes have encountered errors.

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