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Is it possible to change the threshold for "wafl.vol.runningOutOfInodes" syslog/EMS event?

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • Syslog
  • Event Management System (EMS)


The threshold is hardcoded into the syslog message - the "80 percent" is not a variable and cannot be changed:

EMS Identifier wafl.vol.runningOutOfInodes
Severity ERROR
Syslog Message The file system on %s %s%s%s is using 80 percent or more of the files that can be contained on the volume.
Parameters type (STRING): Type of object (volume or aggregate).
owner (STRING): Volume owner.
vol (STRING): Volume name.
volident (STRING): Unique volume identifier when the volume name alone is insufficient.
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