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SVM DR Update/Resync fails with error: Logical transfer is not allowed to physical mirror volume

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • Storage Virtual Machine Disaster Recovery (SVM DR)


  • SVM DR relationship converted from type DP to XDP while source Vserver contains an offline volume.
  • Whenever the volume got back to the online state, the relationship fails to update or resync with error:
Transfer for volume <volume_name> failed. Reason: Logical transfer is not allowed to physical mirror volume  <vserver_name>:<volume_name>

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