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Adding Shared Storage Pool disk to aggregate fails with reason "Failed to retrieve the total cache capacity of the partner"

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Applies to

Clustered ONTAP with Storage Pool.


  • Unable to add shared Storage Pool disks (allocation-units) to Hybrid aggregate.
  • The following error is encountered when trying to add disks (allocation-units) to aggregate:

::> storage aggregate add-disks -aggregate aggr_hybrid -storage-pool SP_aggr1 -allocation-units 3
[Job 18309] Job failed: Failed to add disks to aggregate "aggr_hybrid". Reason: Failed to retrieve the total cache capacity of the partner.
Retry the operation. If the failure persists, contact technical support for assistance.


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