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Install Validation Failed ERROR: LIF sufficiency check failed

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Applies to

  • Data ONTAP 8.3


When in the process of upgrading to clustered Data ONTAP 8.3 and later using Upgrade Advisor, the system node image update command displays a lot of output and fails with the following error message:
Install Failed. Install Validation Failed. ERROR: LIF sufficiency check failed.  

'LIF sufficiency check' is a validation script that runs from the clustered Data ONTAP 8.3 software, and tests to see if the configuration is valid per SVM. If not, a list of details is provided.


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