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Switchback failed due to configuration replication service not ready

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Applies to

  • MetroCluster
  • Metadata (MDV) Volume errors
  • Event Management System (EMS)
  • Configuration Replication Service (CRS)


  • MetroCluster Switchback fails with error:
Failed to set up the node and cluster components for the switchback operation.
Configuration replication service is not ready in cluster <name>. Wait a few minutes, then try the command again.
  • EMS reporting errors about MDV volumes:
    [wafl.vvol.offline:info]: Volume 'MDV_CRS_x@vserver:x' has been set temporarily offline
    [wafl.vvol.destroyed:notice]: Volume MDV_CRS_xA@x destroyed.
  • metrocluster check config-replication show reports warnings

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