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DR CONFIG REPLICATION FAILED: Data-fpolicy-client cannot be added to service policy

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Applies to

  • 2 Node MetroCluster
  • Automatic Non-Disruptive Upgrade (ANDU)
  • ONTAP 9.8


After upgrading the first node in a 2 node MetroCluster to ONTAP 9.8+, errors similar to the below are observed:
                              Cluster  : ClusterA
                              Vserver  : vs-cifs01
                      Partner Vserver  : vs-cifs01-mc
                  Configuration State  : degraded
                        Stream Status  : processing-task
                            Failed Row : Table Name: vs_service_policies_view, Operation: get, Fields: vs-cifs01-mc 
                                         default-data-blocks data-core data-iscsi data-fpolicy-client - "data-core: 
                               " "data-iscsi:" "data-fpolicy-client:" 7 - true
                         Failed Reason : Apply failed for Object: vs_service_policies_view Method: baseline. Reason: 
                                         Internal error. Failed to update service policy "default-data-blocks". Reason: 
                                         Service "data-fpolicy-client" cannot be added to service policy 
                                         "default-data-blocks" because the service is not known to the cluster. Use 
                                         the "network interface service show" command to review available services. Use 
                                         the "network interface service-policy show" command to review the state of the 
                                         policy. Retry the command, if necessary.
                 Last apply fail time  : 3/29/2020 12:25:41


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