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Local cluster and the remote cluster occupy the same internal DSID and MSID range

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Applies to

  • MetroCluster
  • Expansion from 2 to 4 or 4 to 8 nodes
  • Transition from FC to IP MetroCluster
  • Initial cluster setup on ONTAP 9.2 or lower


  • Running the configuration refresh command you receive error.
cluster_siteA::*> metrocluster configure -refresh true

Warning: Using -refresh option will overwrite any existing MetroCluster configuration.
Do you want to continue? {y|n}: y
[Job 19122] Configuring Clusters
[Job 19122] Job failed: Internal error: Internal error. Unable to configure MetroCluster because both the local cluster and the remote cluster occupy the same internal DSID and MSID range. Contact technical support for assistance.



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