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System reports "wafl.quota.user.exceeded" or "wafl.quota.qtree.exceeded"

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • Quota


  • Clients are unable to write files to an NFS share.
  • "wafl.quota.user.exceeded" error can be found from EMS log.

[node1: Debug] wafl_exempt08 quota exceeded: ltype="hard" volname="node1_FILE01_vol1" app="" volident="@vserver:xxxx-xxxxxxxxxx" limit_item="disk" limit_value="157286400" user="" qtree=", treeid=116" vfiler=""
[node1: Notice] wafl_exempt07 wafl quota user exceeded win: owner="" vol="node1_FILE01_vol2" app="" volident="@vserver:xxxx-xxxxxxxxxx" id="S-1-5-21-1454133833-102771870-552697722-xxxxx" mins="60"
3[node1: Debug] wafl_exempt07 quota exceeded: ltype="hard" volname="node1_FILE01_vol2" app="" volident="@vserver:xxxx-xxxxxxxxxx" limit_item="disk" limit_value="3145728" user=", user=S-1-5-21-1454133833-102771870-552697722-xxxxx" qtree=", treeid=32" vfiler=""

“wafl.quota.qtree.exceeded" error can be found from EMS log.

Thu Jul 13 09:43:42 +0800 [Node: wafl_exempt09: wafl.quota.qtree.exceeded:notice]: tid 14: tree quota exceeded on volume vol1@vserver:c25952ec-dfdfd-11ea-a023-d039ea1252b2. Additional warnings will be suppressed for approximately 60 minutes or until a 'quota resize' is performed.


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