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Snapmirror create via Cloud Manager fails with error existing SVM peer relationship is not valid

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Applies to

  • Cloud Manager
  • ONTAP 9
  • Snapmirror create
  • Existing Cluster peering
  • Existing SVM peering
  • Cluster rename


Snapmirror replication create via Cloud Manager fails

Issue occurs when :

  • Cluster peering, SVM peering, and Snapmirror setup and working 
  • One of peered clusters is renamed
  • Snapmirror create on a new volume fails with error

Cloud Manager Timeline::

The existing SVM peer relationship between the source SVM svm_Cluster-01 on Cluster-01 and the destination SVM svm_Cluster-02 on Cluster-02 is not valid. Use System Manager or the clustered Data ONTAP CLI to fix the SVM peer relationship and then try again.

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