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SnapMirror resync failed as CRS not running

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • External key management
  • Configuration Replication Service (CRS)
  • SVM Disaster Recovery (SVM DR) configured for one or more SVMs


Last Transfer Error: Config replication service error on cluster "local". Reason: Configuration replication service is not active. Execute "snapmirror show -destination-vserver <dst_vserver> -fields last-transfer-error,unhealthy-reason -expand" to check if the constituent volumes have encountered errors.

  • CRS is showed as not running due to on one or more key servers unavailable.


  • External key manager status is unavailable with status details SSL_PEER_VALIDATION (security key-manager external show-status command)

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