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Migrating a large VMDK file to a fabric pool aggregate with not enough space

Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • FabricPool-enabled aggregates
  • Aggregate space


  1. Large VMDK file
  2. Not enough space in the FabricPool-enabled aggregate than the VMDK file size
  3. VCenter is migrating the VDMK file because there is not enough space available
  4. Tiering policy is set to all


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