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Deleting the FabricPool "[NAME]" will result in orphaned objects

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • Volume Move
  • Fabricpool
  • Metadata


  • When trying to delete a FabricPool, the following Warning is provided:
Warning: Deleting the FabricPool "[NAME]" will result in orphaned objects because there is either a pending volume move operation or a pending metadata cleanup after volume move. Use the "volume move show" command to check the status of the volume move operation or wait for the pending metadata cleanup to complete. If the error persists for more than a few minutes after the volume move operation is complete, contact technical support for assistance.

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