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Failed to create the volume in Volume Location Database. Reason: duplicate entry

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9.5 and earlier
  • MetroCluster


  • Volume was previously deleted
  • Creating volume with same name receives the following error: [vserver: mgwd: mgmtgwd.jobmgr.jobcomplete.failure:info]: Job "Vol Create" [id 313830] (Create vol_name) completed unsuccessfully: Failed to create the volume in Volume Location Database. Reason: duplicate entry.  (1).


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