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AutoSupport Message: Encryption At Rest has been in a transitioning state for more than 120 seconds

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Applies to

  • NetApp Element software
  • NetApp SF-series
  • NetApp H-series


Alert in NetApp SolidFire Active IQ after adding a node to the cluster:

Encryption At Rest has been in a transitioning state for more than 120 seconds. If this condition persists contact SolidFire Support.

Attempting to remove a node from the cluster in this state will trigger this alert:

xCannotRemoveNodes: Node removal not allowed until EncryptionAtRest password segment redistribution is completed 



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