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Unwanted Snapshots are being replicated to cascade tertiary volume

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • SnapMirror cascade deployment


  • SnapMirror cascade configuration where a SnapMirror destination volume is also a source volume for another relationship
  • Second hop of the cascade is a Vault with a single rule to replicate "weekly" SnapMirror labeled Snapshot copies only
  • Additional Snapshot copies are also being replicated to the Vault destination volume

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