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How to upload an ONTAP 9 core file for analysis

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • Core Dump


A  node has experienced a panic or a forced panic has been triggered.

  • The core needs to be uploaded to NetApp for analysis. Manage core dumps
    • Depending on the size of the core file and overall WAN throughput, core uploads can take an extended amount of time to complete. 
    • This is especially true for systems with large amounts of RAM (hundreds of GB).







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