How To Add A New Load-Sharing Mirror on NetApp Cluster Mode using PowerShell

To protect the Storage Virtual Machine (SVM) namespace root volume, you can create a load-sharing mirror volume on every node in the cluster, including the node in which the root…

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Missing Security Tab On New NetApp CIFS Share

Caught this after upgrading from 8.3.2P2 Cluster-Mode to 8.3.2P12 Cluster-Mode. We created a new CIFS share and found we could not apply NTFS ACL permissions to…

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Reassigning disk ownership in NetApp Cluster Mode

Working on a multiple-node cluster this morning and I mistakenly assigned ownership of two shelves of disks to controller nodes which did not own the stack. It resulted in 48…

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NFS users have issues when they belong to greater than 16 groups

Recently ran into this issue, as described in NetApp KB000010630: Network File System (NFS) users have access problems when they belong to greater than 16 groups. Users have access problems…

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Failed to change NetApp volume to data-protection (volume busy)

This relationship had been intentionally broken for some testing on the destination volume and when resync was issued, it had failed due to volume busy. Healthy: false Unhealthy Reason: Scheduled…

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